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How long has it been like this?
OK. He might just run low platelets and a low WBC. Some people do.
However, if this persists, he needs to see a hematologist (blood doctor).
He would need a workup. It could be a bone marrow disorder like myeloma or leukemia
You would need blood tests and a bone marrow biopsy
b12, folate and iron deficiency would NOT cause this
That is not correct. And it will not cause a low wBC