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Filgrastim

Filgrastim is used to prevent or treat neutropenia, a condition
characterized by low number of white blood cells. ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/guidetocancerdrugs/filgrastim

Pegfilgrastim

Pegfilgrastim is used to prevent or treat neutropenia (having a lower than normal
number of white blood cells called neutrophils), which in turn ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/guidetocancerdrugs/pegfilgrastim

Infections in People With Cancer

... Immunosuppression and neutropenia ... A low neutrophil count is called
neutropenia. The doctor may say you are neutropenic. ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/002871-pdf.pdf

Targeted therapy for chronic lymphocytic leukemia

... Low blood counts, including low red blood cell counts (anemia), low levels
of certain white blood cells (neutropenia), and platelet counts ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/leukemia-chroniclymphocyticcll/detailedguide/leukemia--chronic-lymphocytic-treating-targeted-therapy

Cancer Glossary

... neutropenia Search [new-trow-PEEN-ee-uh]. a decrease in the number of
neutrophils (white blood cells that respond quickly to infection) in the ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancerglossary/index.aspx?letter=n

Myelodysplastic Syndromes

... Other types of granulocytes are basophils and eosinophils. When the number
of neutrophils in the blood is low, the condition is called neutropenia. ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003122-pdf.pdf