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1

the most common ACUTE cause of neutrophilia is _____-

infection

2

which of these cause neutropenia?
steroids
hypersplenism
cigarette smoking
exercise
stress
chemotherapy
post infection
immune mediated disorders

no
yes
no
no
no
yes
yes
yes

hypersplenism, post-infection, chemo, and immune mediated disorders can cause neutropenia

3

serum eosinophils are elevated when..

parasitic and helminthic infections

allergic reaction

weird malignancies