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What is EOS on a blood test?

EOS is the short form of eosinophil.
It is a type of white blood cell in blood.
It is normally present in blood.

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What is EOS on a blood test?

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Is this a time sensitive issue? What type of specimen are they testing?

Was it a blood count?

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Customer reply replied 5 months ago

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Blood test and this was done 2 days ago as an annual wellness check. I am diabetic.

It was part of my annual wellness screening.

Expert:
EOS is the short form of eosinophil.
It is a type of white blood cell in blood.
It is normally present in blood.

I hope this information will be helpful.

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Customer reply replied 5 months ago

JACustomer:

If my result is .5 and it says the result is high, what concerns should I have?

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Eosinophil count can be raised in a few conditions.
Allergy, asthma or hay fever are common causes.
Your level is mildly raised.
It is not concerning.

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Customer reply replied 5 months ago

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Great...Thank you.

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You are always welcome.
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