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I have had some recent blood tests mainly just a general

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Hi, I have had some recent blood tests mainly just a general health check, mainly everything is ok. My main concern is my Dr wants repeat blood test for Neutrophils in 6 weeks ,reading has come back at 59.2% 1.87. This is under the ref range. Do I need to worry and what can cause this.
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Hi there,This is Dr Basu, experienced Internal Medicine Specialist. I am here to address your concerns and provide great service.This is still considered as long as the value is above 1000 or 1.0 It can be hereditary. Recent infection, certain medications can cause temporary drop in neutrophils. Not concerning. Best wishes,It was my pleasure to help you today.If I have answered all your questions, Please rate my response Excellent (click on the 5th star).Please bookmark my profile for fast, reliable and authentic answers!This is the link to my profile:
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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Thank you for your prompt response.
Very welcome