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IF WBC COUNT IS HIGH

Hi if the WBC count is high in body how can we find the infection or the possible defect in the body, which Diagnosis will help? What are the next steps?
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Dr. Ameet Thakkar
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You could know the cause of the increased WBC count based on your symptoms like a chest infection or GI infection. Consult a doctor who would prescribe an appropriate antibiotic and repeat your WBC counts after the course.
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Hi it might bcoz of some infection . check Your ESR Levels if both are high we have to evaluate the cause by following some more investigations
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Any Lung Infection or post viral fevers will elevate or dropdown of white cells will be there
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