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aranesp injections, my white count stays in the 7 thousand range

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hello, just a quick question i get a cbc done every two weeks due to anemia issues that i have, as i take aranesp injections, my white count stays in the 7 thousand range all the time..........the last two labs it has been elevated to 9.4 which i know is still in normal range but slightly elevated for me and it has been that way two labs straight any idea what could cause this neu anc is elevated at 7.1
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Tharun replied 5 years ago.

DrTharun :

Hi

DrTharun :

Is there any signs of infection like fever, any wounds or redness anywhere?

Customer:

hello

Customer:

none that i can tell

DrTharun :

As long as it is in normal range and there are no symptoms, it is acceptable and need not be worked up firther.

DrTharun :

further

Customer:

ok my ly% is low like 12.7 does that indicate anything

Customer:

are u still with me

DrTharun :

If there are no symptoms I would not worry about it.

Customer:

ok thanks

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