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Name: Vickie
Status: other
Age: 40s
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Date: 2000-2001

What causes low white cell count in blood?

It depends on how low you call low. But assuming the count is less than low normal and is chronic her is a list of possible etiologies

Hereditary disorders eg. Familial neutropenia, agranulocytosis etc
Congenital disorders eg. Thymic disorders, alymphocytosis

The most common cause is pharmocological...drugs...even synthetic penicillins can cause leukopenia.


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