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What is Chronic neutropenia?

What is Chronic neutropenia?

  • Chronic neutropenia: A blood disorder characterized by a reduced number of neutrophils (type of white blood cell) which affects the body's ability to fight infection.

Chronic neutropenia is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Chronic neutropenia, or a subtype of Chronic neutropenia, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Chronic neutropenia: Introduction

Types of Chronic neutropenia:

Types of Chronic neutropenia:

Broader types of Chronic neutropenia:

What causes Chronic neutropenia?

Causes of Chronic neutropenia: see causes of Chronic neutropenia

What are the symptoms of Chronic neutropenia?

Symptoms of Chronic neutropenia: see symptoms of Chronic neutropenia

Chronic neutropenia: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Chronic neutropenia.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Chronic neutropenia.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Chronic neutropenia: Hematologist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Chronic neutropenia.
Treatments for Chronic neutropenia: see treatments for Chronic neutropenia
Research for Chronic neutropenia: see research for Chronic neutropenia

Name of Chronic neutropenia

Main name of condition: Chronic neutropenia


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