405 Possible Causes for Leukocytes Decreased in USA

  • Upper Respiratory Infection
    Leukocytes Increased

    Decreased antibiotic usage could also have prevented drug resistant bacteria. … Health authorities have been strongly encouraging physicians to decrease the prescribing of antibiotics to treat common upper respiratory tract infections because antibiotic … [1]

  • Influenza
    Leukocytes Increased Leukocytes Decreased

    Evidence is supportive of a decreased rate of influenza in children over the age of two. … A 30% sickness rate and a three-week length of illness would decrease the gross domestic product by 5%. … In healthy adults it is modestly effective in decreasing the amount of influenza-like symptoms in a population.[2]

  • Urinary Tract Infection
    Leukocytes Increased Urine Leukocytes Increased

    ), or leukocyte esterase. … Urine dipstick test: This test shows the positive nitrate and/or leukocyte esterase indicating the probability of UTI. … Evidence does not support a significant decrease in risk when silver-alloy catheters are used.[3] [4]

  • Infectious Mononucleosis
    Leukocyte Alkaline Phosphatase Decreased Leukocytes Decreased

    Some physicians do administer a short course of IV steroids to decrease the inflammation. … Nevertheless, in an effort to decrease the risk of splenic rupture experts advise avoidance of contact sports and other heavy physical activity, especially when involving … [5] [6]

  • Babesiosis
    Leukocytes Decreased

    Other laboratory findings include decreased numbers of red blood cells and platelets on complete blood count. … Even mild cases are recommended to be treated to decrease the chance of inadvertently transmitting the infection by donating blood. … This leads to decreased RBC conformability and increased RBC adherence causing pulmonary edema and acute respiratory distress syndrome in severe cases.[7] [8]

  • Azathioprine
    Leukocytes Decreased

    Concerns about increased risk of malignancy has led to a decreased use, yet it is still used in maintenance treatment for patients who frequently relapse. … Azathioprine decreases the effects of the anticoagulant warfarin and of non-depolarizing muscle relaxants, but increases the effect of depolarizing muscle relaxants. … Certain genetic variations within the TPMT gene can lead to decreased or absent TPMT enzyme activity, and individuals who are homozygous or heterozygous for these types of … [9]

  • Promyelocytic Leukemia
    Leukocytes Decreased

    Patients who are affected by promyelocytic leukemia exhibit decreased numbers of all three types of blood cells: erythrocytes, leukocytes and platelets. … The specific mutation that leads to these two genes being conjoined is the t(15;17)(q22;q21) translocation, but various other translocations may lead to the same leukocytic … Many proteins involved in genomic stability maintenance rely on the PML-NBs for targeting, and PML loss thus leads to a decrease in repair efficiency within the cell.[10] [11]

  • Hepatitis B
    Leukocytes Decreased

    HBV DNA starts decreasing in the patients who are clearing the infection. … Later in the disease, patient may present with mental confusion, decreased or no sleep, disturbed sleep, hepatic encephalopathy and even coma.[12]

  • Lassa Fever
    Leukocytes Decreased

    Abortion decreases the risk of death to the mother. … Prevention requires isolating those who are infected and decreasing contact with the rats.[13]

  • Hairy Cell Leukemia
    Leukocytes Increased Leukocytes Decreased

    The mechanism involved in the development of the abnormal hairy leukocytes is as yet unknown. … Decreased white cell production increases the risk of infection. … The level increases as hairy cells proliferate, and decreases when they are killed.[14] [15]

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  1. Upper respiratory tract infection, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  2. Influenza, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  3. Urinary Tract Infection, Symptoma
  4. Urinary tract infection, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  5. Infectious Mononucleosis, Symptoma
  6. Infectious mononucleosis, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  7. Babesiosis, Symptoma
  8. Babesiosis, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  9. Azathioprine, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  10. Promyelocytic Leukemia, Symptoma
  11. Promyelocytic leukemia protein, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  12. Hepatitis B, Symptoma
  13. Lassa fever, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  14. Hairy Cell Leukemia, Symptoma
  15. Hairy cell leukemia, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0