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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

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

Síndromes mielodisplásicos

... Cuando el número de neutrófilos en la sangre es bajo, a la afección se le
llama neutropenia. Esto puede causar infecciones graves. ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/002314-pdf.pdf