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What do high platelets with high neutrophils and low lymph

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What do high platelets with high neutrophils and low lymph count indicate?
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: I have and these are the results of labwork we have not had a chance to discuss yet...
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: MS
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Anthony Bray, MD replied 1 month ago.

Hello!

High neutrophils and low lymphocytes would suggest that you are somewhere fighting a bacterial infection.

High platelets may be considered a factor of inflammation but is less specific ...

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Anthony Bray MD

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Ok thanks. Does it change anything to know that I also tested positive for occult fecal blood?
Expert:  Anthony Bray, MD replied 1 month ago.

Hello ---

No that is a separate issue ( except a lower GI infection could potentially be associated with both )

The source of infection should be sought or if minor a follow up CBC may be checked ....

I hope that this is helpful

Let me know if you have further questions

Take Care !

Anthony Bray MD