Neutropenia

Neutropenia is a low level of a type of white blood cells called neutrophils (granulocytes), which causes reduced immune function. A total absence of granulocytes is called agranulocytosis. The result of a low white cell count is weakened immunity, with problems such as recurring infections and various complications. Symptoms may ...

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Introduction: Neutropenia

Neutropenia: The presence of abnormally few neutrophils in the blood, leading to increased susceptibility to infection. ...Source: RDCRN (NCATS/NIH)1 ...

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Causes List: Neutropenia

Some of the causes of the condition may include:2 Causes of Neutropenia:

  • 3-Methylglutaconic Aciduria With Cataracts, Neurologic Involvement, And Neutropenia
  • Agammaglobulinemia 1, Autosomal Recessive
  • Agammaglobulinemia 3, Autosomal Recessive
  • Agammaglobulinemia 4, Autosomal Recessive
  • Agammaglobulinemia 7, Autosomal Recessive
  • Alpha-Thalassemia-Myelodysplastic Syndrome
  • Anemia, X-Linked, With Or Without Neutropenia And ...
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Causes List for Neutropenia

Some possible causes of Neutropenia or similar disorders may include:3

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Types of Neutropenia

Some of the types of this condition may include:4 Types of Neutropenia:

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Names and Terminology

Synonyms: Peripheral neutropenia ...Source: GTR (NCBI/NIH)5 ...

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References

  1. Source: RDCRN (NCATS/NIH): rarediseasesnetwork.org/ cms/ vcrc/ Patients-Info/ Terms
  2. Source: Human Phenotype Ontology
  3. Source: Algorithmically Generated List
  4. Source: Human Phenotype Ontology
  5. Source: GTR (NCBI/NIH): ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/ gtr/ conditions/ C0027947/ 

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