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Mine are high at 650 where normal ends at 500, I am sort of confused.

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Hello

Eosinophils are a type of white blood cells which ingest foreign material produced by parasites and also cause inflammation. The commonest reason for their increase is parasitic infection or allergies to food or medicines.

There are other causes also. Your doctor needs to evaluate you to find the cause ( clinical history and physical exam)

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Neha Dahiya MD

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Help patients understand the medical terminology of their lab results and / or tissue biopsy reports.

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I am a pathologist and director of clinical laboratory services. I have been a practicing pathologist for last 9 years in a 350 bed multi specialty hospital laboratory in India.

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