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My lab results show high metamyelocytes and I am wondering…

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Hello. my lab results...

Hello. my lab results show high metamyelocytes and I am wondering what that might mean.

Doctor's Assistant: Have you experienced any bleeding? Pain? Unintentional weight loss?

No

Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?

I am a 4 1/2 year survivor of Non-Hodgins Lymphoma I also have Rheumatoid Arthritis

Submitted: 10 months ago.Category: Oncology
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Oncologist: DocPhilMD, Medical Doctor replied 10 months ago
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Oncologist: DocPhilMD, Medical Doctor replied 10 months ago

do you have a copy of the labs?

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Customer reply replied 10 months ago
I have attached them.
Oncologist: DocPhilMD, Medical Doctor replied 10 months ago

These are basically immature white blood cells

with your history it is certainly something to note

did your oncologist comment at all?

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Customer reply replied 10 months ago
Apparently, they have appeared before, but they have also disappeared. I don;t see her again until January which includes more lab work.
Oncologist: DocPhilMD, Medical Doctor replied 10 months ago

Ok that is a great sign

that means it is likely nothing to worry about

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Oncologist: DocPhilMD, Medical Doctor replied 10 months ago

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