Leukopenia often accompanies certain infections, especially those caused by viruses or protozoans.
Case Report First Online: 18 December 2013 Abstract Case A 67-year-old woman known to have iron deficiency anemia and persistent unexplained chronic leukopenia was cared for
Laboratory tests reveal a profound leukopenia (low leukocyte count). Treatment.
Symptoms result from anemia, thrombocytopenia (petechiae, bleeding), or leukopenia (infections).
The leukopenia causes increased susceptibility to infection. The thrombocytopenia causes easy bruising and bleeding.
Aplastic anemia involves panhypoplasia of the marrow with anemia, leukopenia, and thrombocytopenia.
leukopenia, pernicious leukopenia agranulocytosis. leukopenia also leucopenia (lo͞o′kə-pē′nē-ə) n.
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The prognosis of leukopenia depends upon the cause, duration of leukopenia, as well as age of the patient.
I report a case of tick-borne ehrlichiosis in which the primary presentation suggested an infectious diarrhea, with impressive leukopenia and thrombocytopenia.
The second patient, a forest worker, was affected by Lyme disease, and in this case HGE was suspected because of fever, leukopenia, and seroconversion.
This diagnosis should be considered for patients with fever, leukopenia, thrombocytopenia, and elevated liver enzyme levels.
Jump to navigation Jump to search syndrome that results in rheumatoid arthritis, splenomegaly and neutropenia Felty syndrome Rheumatoid arthritis with splenoadenomegaly and leukopenia
Felty's syndrome [ fel´tēz ] a syndrome of splenomegaly with chronic rheumatoid arthritis and leukopenia; there are usually pigmented spots on the skin of the lower extremities
[…] of other known causes of leukopenia.
Drugs causing leukopenia Some drugs may lead to leukopenia.
Laboratory findings on admission revealed proteinuria, microscopic hematuria, anemia, leukopenia, hypoalbuminemia, hypocomplementemia, and slightly elevated levels of serum
[…] infections, CD4 lymphopenia, lymphadenopathy, EBV viremia, and elevated serum IgM, but also met classification criteria of SLE based on persistent proteinuria and hematuria, leukopenia
A big spleen can cause anaemia, thrombocytopenia and/or leukopenia just by being that massive.
Unfortunately, these patients may become intolerant to this therapy when it is complicated by hypersplenism with leukopenia and/or thrombocytopenia.
Leukopenia Increased destruction or sequestration of leukocytes causes the leukopenia observed in splenomegaly. Leukopenia is closely related to neutropenia.
Serum copper determination should be included in the work-up of patients with anemia and leukopenia of unclear etiology who have associated myeloneuropathy.
Non-reportable disorder s include: Anemia, leukopenia and thrombocytopenia.
Over time, people with MDS have more abnormal blood cells than healthy ones, which can lead to conditions such as anemia, leukopenia (a drop in white blood cell count), and
In addition, in many cases, abnormal laboratory findings may include a decrease in white blood cells (leukopenia) and/or an abnormal increase in the level of certain liver
There is a leukopenia and thrombocytopenia. In a few people there is a maculopapular or petechial rash, but this is rare.
Characterization of these serum inhibitory factors may facilitate understanding of leukopenia in human disease.
Colorado tick fever should be clinically suspected in patients presenting with a biphasic febrile illness and leukopenia following tick exposure in the appropriate geographic
Atypical lymphocytes, relative lymphocytosis, thrombocytopenia, and leukopenia are often noticed in CTF patients.
Leukocytosis is seen in the initial stages, but severe leukopenia and pancytopenia are detected in the multi-organ damage phase, due to bone marrow suppression.
Subsequent complications include bone marrow suppression with resultant leukopenia, thrombocytopenia (nadir in 4-7 days), and possibly sepsis (1).
On laboratory investigation severe thrombocytopenia and leukopenia, mild anemia, a moderate increase in aspartate aminotransferase and alanine aminotransferase levels were
Leukopenia, thrombocytopenia, arterial and venous thromboses, and episodic crises are common. Diagnosis requires flow cytometry.
Paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria is associated with bone marrow dysfunction, likely due to immunologic attack on hematopoietic stem cells, often leading to leukopenia and
[…] who have typical symptoms of anemia (eg, pallor, fatigue, dizziness, possible hypotension) or unexplained normocytic anemia with intravascular hemolysis, particularly if leukopenia
CBC -anemiaHb, HCT -polycythemia -leukocytosis WBC -leukopenia -abnormal cells -thrombocytosisPlatelet -thrombocytopenia 5.
Thus, patients may have any combination of anemia, leukopenia, or thrombocytopenia, similar to other bone marrow failure syndromes, such as aplastic anemia.
Signs and symptoms associated with leukopenia Leukopenia is usually secondary to a reduction in the number of neutrophils.
Any combination of anemia, leukopenia, and thrombocytopenia may also be found.
It may reveal both an excess of white blood cells (leukocytosis) or a decrease (leukopenia), and a low red blood cell count (anemia) and low platelets (thrombocytopenia) can
[…] leukemia, and leukemic blasts are sometimes seen, AML can also present with isolated decreases in platelets, red blood cells, or even with a low white blood cell count (leukopenia
Blood-work is obtained, showing leukopenia, along with anemia and thrombocytopenia. Physical exam reveals marked splenomegaly.
Later he developed leukopenia and pancytopenia. Bone marrow biopsies showed fibrosis.
The HCL patients had a significantly higher frequency of leukopenia (p = 0.024) and monocytopenia (p = 0.008) and a lower frequency of leukocytosis (p = 0.018) than HCL-v
They also had leukopenia and thrombocytopenia, and two of them had anorectal malformations, one an imperforate anus with rectoperineal fistula, and the other an ectopic anus
[…] propionyl-CoA carboxylase deficiency glycinemia, ketotic ketotic hyperglycinemia PROP Propionicacidemia PROPIONIC ACIDEMIA Pcc Deficiency Hyperglycinemia With Ketoacidosis and Leukopenia
Infected individuals developed a marked leukopenia characterized by an initial lymphopenia followed by protracted neutropenia.
[…] phlebotomus fever An acute viral infection, transmitted by the fly Phlebotomus papatosii and characterized by fever, pains in the head and eyes, inflammation of the CONJUNCTIVA, LEUKOPENIA
He initially exhibited symptoms of leukopenia, thrombocytopenia and concomitant rhabdomyolysis and after admission simultaneously developed a biphasic fever and systemic erythema
Dengue fever was diagnosed by detecting dengue virus type 1 genome and antibody to the virus accompanied by thrombocytopenia and leukopenia.
All the patients had classic dengue fever, and the main outstanding abnormality was leukopenia associated with lymphopenia.
Leukopenia caused by the hematopoietic syndrome too increases predisposition to infection.
Manifestations depend on dosage, ranging from anorexia, nausea, vomiting, and mild leukopenia, to thrombocytopenia with hemorrhage, severe leukopenia with infection, anemia
[…] variety of sources may produce absence of menstruation (amenorrhea), decreased fertility in both sexes, decreased libido in the female, anemia, decreased white blood cells (leukopenia
[…] combined immunodeficiency, a genetically and clinically heterogeneous group of rare congenital disorders characterized by impairment of both humoral and cell-mediated immunity, leukopenia
Other blood system abnormalities, such as leukopenia, occurred in two children.
Other symptoms, including thrombocytopenia, leukopenia, pancytopenia, and skin lesions, were observed in our patients, except for bone abnormalities.
The diagnosis of cyclic neutropenia is straightforward if leukopenia is present when the patient is symptomatic.
Further work up of the patient for high grade fever and occasional leukopenias revealed the diagnosis of cyclic neutropenia.
Agranulocytosis, granulocytopenia and leukopenia are often used synonymously with neutropenia but in fact have slightly different meanings.
Blood tests may reveal elevated erythrocyte sedimentation rate and transaminase levels, anemia, leukopenia, eosinophilia, hypergammaglobulinemia, presence of antinuclear antibodies
If we make blood tests, we can see leukopenia, anemia, an increased Erythrocyte sedimentation rate, and some autoantibodies.
Many hematologic abnormalities (anaemia, leukopenia and thrombocytopenia) were present and worsened during the occurrence of sepsis which required hemotransfusions and targeted
Leukopenia is frequently observed in patients with anorexia nervosa (AN). However, serious infectious diseases are infrequent in patients with AN.
Leukopenia (low white blood cell count) occurs in up to 50 percent of anorexic adolescents.
We found that fibrosis grade 2 and greater on a 0-3 scale was associated with clinical characteristics indicative of a more advanced disease, such as anemia, leukopenia, thrombocytopenia
Compared with pre-PMF, overt PMF was enriched in patients with anemia, thrombocytopenia, leukopenia, higher blast count, symptoms, large splenomegaly, and unfavorable karyotype
May be anaemia and leukopenia. Thrombocytosis is more common than thrombocytopenia.
Disseminated histoplasmosis is a systemic fungus disease characterized by weakness, weight loss, fever, hepatosplenomegaly, anemia, and frequently by leukopenia.
Evidence for dissemination includes hepatosplenomegaly, extrapulmonary lymphadenopathy, mucosal or skin lesions, anemia, leukopenia, thrombocytopenia, or elevated hepatic
The reticuloendothelial system and bone marrow are affected, resulting in anemia, purpura, and leukopenia. Hepatosplenomegaly and lymphadenopathy develop.
A blood smear will show macrocytes, hypersegmented polymorphs, leukopenia, and thrombocytopenia if the deficiency is severe enough.
The disease also is characterized by leukopenia (a deficiency of white blood cells, or leukocytes ), by thrombocytopenia (a deficiency of platelets ), by ineffective blood
In our patients, the prevalence of leukopenia ( 9 /l) was only 27%, whereas lymphopenia ( 9 /l) was present in 62% of patients at presentation ( Table 1 ).
Elevated levels of 6TG have been found to be associated with bone marrow toxicity manifest as leukopenia. Elevated 6-MMP levels have been associated with hepatotoxicity.
The most common abnormalities detected during blood testing were anemia, lymphocytopenia, leukopenia, thrombocytopenia and neutropenia.
Symptoms result from anemia, thrombocytopenia (petechiae, bleeding), or leukopenia (infections).
[…] cell count (anemia) can cause: Fatigue Pallor (paleness) Rapid heart rate Shortness of breath with exercise Weakness Lightheadedness upon standing Low white cell count (leukopenia
[…] on the skin (petechiae) Frequent or severe infections (less common) Exams and Tests Blood tests will show: Low red blood cell count (anemia) Low white blood cell count (leukopenia
Blood counts generally reveal normocytic, normochromic anemia, leukopenia, and thrombocytopenia.
Primary myelofibrosis is a chronic clonal myeloid neoplasm characterized by (1) anemia; (2) neutrophilia and thrombocytosis or, in a minority, thrombocytopenia and leukopenia
[…] haematopoietic stem cell proliferation results in a leucoerythroblastic blood film and increased pro-inflammatory and pro-angiogenic cytokines Clinical Features Progressive anaemia, leukopenia
We present the case of a 9-year-old girl from northwestern Greece admitted to our Hospital because of malaise, low-grade fever, intermittent hip joint pain, anemia, leukopenia
Frequently reported adverse events included thrombocytopenia, neutropenia, leukopenia, infection, anemia, hemorrhage, fatigue, fever, nausea, headache, liver damage, hyperbilirubinemia
Adverse events The most common adverse reactions occurring in greater than 20% of patients were thrombocytopenia, neutropenia, infection, anemia, leukopenia, fatigue, hemorrhage