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My Lymphocyte count is 4.1. I have a dx of Mixed Connective

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My Lymphocyte count is 4.1. I have a dx of Mixed Connective Tissue Disease and was having standard blood tests that my rheumy does every 3 months. What could cause the incline of my Lymphocytes?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. SH replied 2 years ago.
Thank you for your question.It may be due to the medications that you are on.Generally speaking, a raised lymphocyte count in itself does not indicate anything serious or anything to worry about.Let me know if you have more questions.Rate me when you are done.Regards