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Anemia

Lower than normal RBCs

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Leukopenia

Decrease in WBCs

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Leukocytosis

Increase in WBCs

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Neutrophilia

Increase in neutrophils

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Neutropenia

Decease in Neurtophils

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Eosinophilia

Increase in eosinophils

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Eosinopenia

Decrease in eosinophils

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Basophilia

Increase in basophils

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Basopenia

Decrease in basophils

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Monocytosis

Increase in monocytes

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Monocytopenia

Decrease in monocytes

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Lymphocytosis

Increase in lymphocytes

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Lymphopenia

Decrease in lymphocytes

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Leukemia

Abnormal or cancerous WBCs

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Hematoma

Collection of blood under the skin or in an organ

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Hemophilia

Inherited blood condition that reduces the ability to form blood clots

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Septicemia

Blood infection

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Thrombosis

Blood clot

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Embolism

a clot that is traveling

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Melena

Digested blood in the stool

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Epistaxis

Nose bleed

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Hematochezia

Fresh blood in the stool

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Hematuria

Blood in the urine

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Hematemesis

Vomiting blood

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Petechiae

Pinpoint bruise on skin, MM or sclera

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Ecchymosis

Larger area of bruise