Ask Your Health Question and Get an Answer ASAP
When was your last white cell count? Was the WBC differential done and if so what were the results? This is the count of each of the different types of white cells. It should include the neutrophils, lymphocytes, monocytes, eosinophils and basophils.
Are you on any medications?
You have an increased percentage of neutrophils. The normal range is 40% to 60% and yours is 79.5%. Increased neutrophils can indicate the following:
If you are otherwise healthy and not having any physical symptoms, it may just be your 'normal' wbc is just higher. I wouldn't worry about it unless you start to have signs and symptoms of any of the diseases you have been tested for.
It may have been creeping up before that time and you were just unaware of it. With your repeated fungal skin infections, your body is always having to fight something. Also, your stressful job could be "catching up to you". Being under stress for many years does cause wear and tear on the immune system.
It is good that you go for regular check ups. Trying to find a way to decrease the stress in your life would be good also....perhaps a job change?