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Leukocytosis: Introduction

Leukocytosis: Increased concentration of white blood cells in the blood. See detailed information below for a list of 77 causes of Leukocytosis, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Leukocytosis:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Leukocytosis. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Causes of Types of Leukocytosis:

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Leukocytosis: Symptom Checker

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Leukocytosis Treatments

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Stories from Users for Leukocytosis

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Medications or substances causing Leukocytosis:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Leukocytosis as a symptom. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

Leukocytosis: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Leukocytosis may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Leukocytosis

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Leukocytosis: Deaths

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Causes of Leukocytosis listed in Disease Database:

Other medical conditions listed in the Disease Database as possible causes of Leukocytosis as a symptom include:

Definitions of Leukocytosis:

A transient increase in the number of leukocytes in a body fluid.
- (Source - Diseases Database)

An abnormal increase in the number of white blood cells in the blood as a result of infection (as in leukemia)
- (Source - WordNet 2.1)

Transient increase in the number of leukocytes in a body fluid.
- (Source - CRISP)

Detailed list of causes of Leukocytosis

The list below shows some of the causes of Leukocytosis mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Leukocytosis?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Leukocytosis. Of the 77 causes of Leukocytosis that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 2 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 5 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 1 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 73 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Leukocytosis:

The following list of conditions have 'Leukocytosis' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Causes of Leukocytosis Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Leukocytosis based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    What are the alternative names for Leukocytosis:

    Leucocytosis, WBC raised, White blood cell count increased (peripheral blood)
    - (Source - Diseases Database)

    Classifications of Leukocytosis:

    Medical Conditions associated with Leukocytosis:

    White blood cell symptoms (117 causes), Blood symptoms (2297 causes), Abnormal blood test symptoms (1538 causes)

    Symptoms related to Leukocytosis:

    Infection (1293 causes), Tissue death (37 causes), Burns, Cancer, Metabolic disorders (50 causes), Diabetes (212 causes), Overactive thyroid (41 causes), Inflammation, Rheumatoid arthritis (17 causes)

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