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blood count

see complete blood count (CBC).

Blood counts

... count looks at the cells that help your blood clot ... bleeding may occur when the
platelet count goes below ... may take a few weeks for your counts to get ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/physicalsideeffects/dealingwithsymptomsathome/caring-for-the-patient-with-cancer-at-home-blood-counts

Low white blood cell counts

... Low white blood cell counts. ... Recommendations for when your child's
white blood cell count is low+. Recommended. ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/childrenandcancer/whenyourchildhascancer/nutritionforchildrenwithcancer/nutrition-for-children-with-cancer-low-white-blood-counts

Understanding Your Lab Test Results

... lets your doctor take action as soon as your blood counts change to ... they can
tell the doctor about your health: the complete blood count (CBC) and ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/understandingyourdiagnosis/examsandtestdescriptions/understanding-your-lab-test-results

Low white blood cell counts

... Low white blood cell counts. ... Recommendations for when your child's
white blood cell count is low+. Recommended. ...

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Why people with cancer might need blood transfusions

... marrow (such as leukemias) or cancers that spread there from other places
may crowd out normal blood-making cells, leading to low blood counts. ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/treatmenttypes/bloodproductdonationandtransfusion/blood-transfusion-and-donation-why-cancer-patients-may-need-transfusions

Chemotherapy for chronic myelomonocytic leukemia

... Because the main effect of hydroxyurea is to lower blood counts, anyone taking
this drug will have their blood counts checked regularly. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/leukemia-chronicmyelomonocyticcmml/detailedguide/leukemia-chronic-myelomonocytic-treating-chemotherapy

Chemotherapy for myelodysplastic syndromes

... Side effects include: Decreased blood counts (most often the white cell count
and platelet count); Diarrhea or constipation; Fatigue and weakness. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/myelodysplasticsyndrome/detailedguide/myelodysplastic-syndromes-treating-chemotherapy

Low white blood cell counts

... Low white blood cell counts. ... Recommendations for when your child's
white blood cell count is low+. Recommended. ...

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Low white blood cell counts

... Low white blood cell counts. ... Recommendations for when your child's
white blood cell count is low+. Recommended. ...

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Chemotherapy and other drugs for multiple myeloma

... include nausea and vomiting, tiredness, diarrhea, constipation, fever, decreased
appetite, and lowered blood counts. The platelet count (which can ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/multiplemyeloma/detailedguide/multiple-myeloma-treating-chemotherapy