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Question: 10 year old with c1q nerphopathy

 pamylatt - Wed Nov 30, 2005 11:12 am

On a lab test cbc with diff the neutrophil% was low at 36.9 where normal was shown to be 45 to 69
and eosinophil% was high where normal was shown to be 0.90 to 5
and the number of neutrophil was low at 1.7 where normal was shown to be 2.20 to 4.80
and the number of eosinophil was high at 0.3 where normal is 0 to 0.20
and i would like to know if this needs further evaluation and what kind thank you for any information on this
 Dr. Heba Ismail - Thu Dec 08, 2005 7:02 am

If this child is taking therapy for nephropathy, it may lower his neutrophil count.
Also, an elevated esinophil count may be seen with nephropathy.
I suggest you just follow up these values regularly.
 pamylatt - Mon Dec 12, 2005 12:05 pm

This child is not receiving any therpy and his kidney function is monitored every 6 months
 Dr. Heba Ismail - Tue Dec 13, 2005 1:20 pm

Then I would suggest a follow-up CBC after 1 week, provided there is no infection.


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