Neutrophil dysfunction

Causes

Appropriate Tests

 

Full blood count, Blood film, White cell count differential.

Neutrophil function studies are indicated if there is a history of unexplained, recurrent/severe bacterial or fungal infections suggesting an inherited disorder.

See also Infection (increased susceptibility)

Primary

 

Secondary

  • Diabetes mellitus
  • Plasma cell myeloma
  • Rheumatoid arthritis