Leukocytosis - my WBC test was 14.1.Is that number terribly high? Should I be overly concened ?
- 16 Apr 2015 by paj62
- 19 April 2015
- sleep apnea, leukocytosis, respiratory failure, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, sleep, lungs, lung
Ive been very ill with copd; respiratory failure; paralyzed right diaphragm upward;severe sleep apnea; had mersa in my lungs also while I was inpatient 1 1/2 yrs. ago. Ive been doing better. New dr. so I think she's overly concerned about one blood test. Should I be worried & really check this out.?
I know little to nothing about Leukocytosis. However, I did a little research and found it is most likely associated with an infection of some sort, viral or bacterial. What did your doctor tell you? How is she treating it?
Hi, if i'm correct, the maximum wbc for an adult should be 10.4, so in that case your result is pretty high. What has your doctor said to do about this?
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
Posted 2 Apr 2015 • 2 answers
Posted 16 Apr 2015 • 2 answers
Posted 19 Feb 2016 • 0 answers
Posted 1 Sep 2016 • 1 answer
Posted 3 Jun 2017 • 0 answers