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Immature Granulocytes

Immature granulocytes are white blood cells that are premature or immature and released by the bone marrow into the bloodstream following an infection or inflammation. It may also be elevated during cancerous conditions and pregnancy.

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Do high WBC, neutrophils and immature granulocytes likely to be leukemia?

Query: Hello doctor, I recently was referred to an oncologist/hematologist after having two rounds of blood tests, both showing a high white cell count (as well as a few other abnormalities). I saw the oncologist/hematologist who ran additional tests. I see a multitude of abnormalities, however, she told ...  Read Full »

Dr. Goswami Parth Rajendragiri

Answer: Hello, Welcome to the Following is my opinion about your asked question. Your two rounds of CBC (attachment removed to protect patient identity), showing high total WBC (white blood cells) count and high neutrophils. Immature granulocytes are elevated slightly. The inflammation, infe...  Read Full »

I am a 55-year-old obese woman with plantar fasciitis. My CBC reports show elevated immature granulocyte count. Please help.

Query: Hello doctor, I am a 55-year-old female who is currently overweight, though I have successfully lost 60 pounds and aim to lose an additional 100 pounds. I recently received my CBC results, and I noticed that my immature granulocyte levels are higher than the normal range. Specifically, my immature ...  Read Full »

Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I can understand your concern. I have gone through the reports you have attached (attachments removed to protect the patient's identity). I want to reassure you that there is no immediate cause for alarm. The elevated levels of immature granulocytes could potentiall...  Read Full »

My girlfriend's immature granulocytes are high. Why?

Query: Hi doctor, This query is regarding my 27-year-old girlfriend. She has had a rash-like patch on her breast. So, we were worried and went to a dermatologist, but the doctor said there was no problem and nothing to worry about. Afterward, we went for an ultrasound, but the results were normal. After th...  Read Full »

Dr. Goswami Parth Rajendragiri

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I went through your query and understood your concern. Here are my answers to your questions, in the attached report, the USG (ultrasonography) findings do not indicate any cancer (attachment removed to protect the patient's identity). In addition, her inflammation r...  Read Full »

My eosinophil and granulocyte counts are higher. What would be the cause?

Query: Hi doctor, I just received my blood report, and my eosinophil count is 6.6%, the immature granulocyte count is 1.5% and, my immature granulocytes absolute count is 120%. Kindly guide me. Thank you.  Read Full »

Dr. Muhammad Zubayer Alam

Answer: Hi, Welcome to Thank you for the query. I can understand your concern. According to your statement, you have recently done some blood tests, and some of the blood parameters are elevated. According to your investigation reports (attachments removed to protect patient's identity), your e...  Read Full »

Will highway MVA cause an increase in neutrophils and immature granulocytes in blood?

Query: Hi doctor, I had a CBC with results after a highway speed MVA showing high neutrophil (8.03 k/uL and 77.5%) and high immature Grans Abs (0.06 k/uL and 0.6%). Everything else fell within the normal range. Everything I am reading online is scaring the crap out of me. I am under Trazodone, Fluoxetine,...  Read Full »

Dr. Mubashir Razzaq Khan

Answer: Hi, Welcome to I went through all of your data. Although your results are out of reference ranges, they are not out of clinical ranges. Clinical range means all of your differential diagnosis seems normal. Neutrophils are increased in stress, acute infections, inflammations, steroid u...  Read Full »

Why is there an increase in the immature granulocytes in CBC report?

Query: Hi doctor,I would like someone to review my CBC report. The report shows high immature granulocytes. This was a routine annual draw.  Read Full »

Dr. Mubashir Razzaq Khan

Answer: Hi, Welcome to From the reports (attachments removed to protect the patient's identity), there is a slight increase in the percentage of immunoglobulins is insignificant. The rest of your parameters are in range. Go ahead for vaccination.  Read Full »

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