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My white blood count is 12 and neutrophils 8. Are these levels

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My white blood count is 12 and neutrophils 8. Are these levels dangerously high as I am due to travel in a few weeks and want to know if I should cancel my trip to the far east.
My red cell count is normal.
Submitted: 2 years ago.
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Expert:  Dr. SH replied 2 years ago.

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Do you have any symptoms?

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Why were these tests done?

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Do you have any other medical problems?

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Are you on any medications for anything?

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Customer: replied 2 years ago.

I have no symptoms.


Test done to check ESR which was normal.


No medical problems, though a bit stressed


On medication for High Blood pressure

Expert:  Dr. SH replied 2 years ago.
These levels are not dangerously high at all.
The WBC is slightly raised.
The most common reason why this is raised is because of a recent infection which you may have had.
Medications like steroids can also raise this.
You can go to the far east with these numbers and should not have any problems.
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