leukocytosis


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Synonyms for leukocytosis

an abnormal increase in the number of white blood cells in the blood as a result of infection (as in leukemia)

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Mechanistically, EGCG acts by suppressing leukocytosis, systemic inflammation, oxidative stress, and their sequelae.
6,11) Despite the negative molecular genetic markers the initial leukocytosis, persistent afterwards in the course of the disease, the gradual enlargement of the spleen and liver and the indolent course during the following two years were the cornerstones for suspecting more probably CML than MDS/tAML.
Leukocytosis and granulocytosis were observed in 66.
2,6) Leukocytosis, eosinophilia and elevation of inflammatory markers such as the erythrocyte sedimentation rate consistently occur in patients with cholesterol crystal embolization.
Other signs and symptoms resulting from peritoneal irritation include guarding, rebound pain, referred pain (to the shoulders), abdominal distention, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, decreased or absent bowel sounds, lack of flatus, fever, and leukocytosis (Kinney et al.
Seventy-nine of the 225 patients had chest films performed because of respiratory findings (eg, tachypnea, rales) suggestive of pneumonia, and 146 of the 225 because of fever and severe leukocytosis with no other identifiable major sources of infection.
Laboratory findings demonstrated hemoconcentration and dramatic leukocytosis, and both patients suffered refractory shock and cardiopulmonary arrest.
Although SHML was initially described as low-pain cervical lymphadenopathy accompanied by fever, leukocytosis, an increased erythrocyte sedimentation rate, and hypergammaglobulinemia, extranodal involvement is observed in 25 to 40% of cases.
dactylitis, leukocytosis, and hemoglobin less than 7 grams per deciliter
Mathew admitted Kylee to the pediatric unit where she was treated for abdominal pain, leukocytosis, and dehydration.
Patient and procedure characteristics used to identify patients at high risk for CIED infection were diabetes, renal insufficiency, anticoagulation, chronic corticosteroid use, fever, or leukocytosis at the time of implantation, prior CIED infection, 3 leads, pacemaker dependence, or early pocket re-entry.
3 (normal range [NR] 0–3) mg/L and a marked leukocytosis (leukocyte count 21.
The diagnosis in these cases is based upon the following: lumbalgia associated with fever, chills, leukocytosis or leucopenia, tachycardia and tachypnoea.
Lab values came back and were remarkable for mild leukocytosis.
The patient had a marked leukocytosis (white blood cell count of >30 000 cells/[micro]L), a phenomenon commonly associated with solid tumors, particularly non-small cell lung cancer (1,2).