Last reviewed: November 2017
Last updated: December  2017

Summary

Differentials

Common

  • Sepsis
  • Typhoid
  • Brucellosis
  • HIV
  • Hepatitis
  • Influenza
  • Infectious mononucleosis
  • Respiratory syncytial virus
  • Erythema infectiosum
  • Rickettsia
  • Drug-induced
  • Cytotoxic chemotherapy
  • Radiotherapy
  • Immune neutropenia
  • Acute myelogenous leukaemia
  • Acute lymphocytic leukaemia
  • Myelodysplastic syndrome
  • Chronic lymphocytic leukaemia
  • Hodgkin's lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
  • Infiltration by secondary malignancy
  • Aplastic anaemia
  • Vitamin B12/folate deficiency
  • Alcohol abuse

Uncommon

  • Cytomegalovirus
  • Rubella
  • Measles
  • Chicken pox
  • Human granulocytic ehrlichiosis
  • Malaria
  • Leishmaniasis
  • Transfusion reaction
  • Copper deficiency
  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • SLE
  • Sjogren's syndrome
  • Felty's syndrome
  • Increased neutrophil margination
  • Laboratory artifact
  • Bone marrow failure syndromes
  • Isolated neutropenia syndromes
  • Immunodeficiency syndromes
  • Inborn errors of metabolism

Contributors

Authors VIEW ALL

Chairman

Department of Hematologic Oncology and Blood Disorders

Levine Cancer Institute

Carolinas HealthCare System

Charlotte

NC

Disclosures

EC declares that he has no competing interests.

Vice-Chair

Department of Hematologic Oncology and Blood Disorders

Levine Cancer Institute

Carolinas HealthCare System

Charlotte

NC

Disclosures

BA declares that she has no competing interests.

Fellow

Hematologic Oncology and Blood Disorders

Levine Cancer Institute - Carolinas Healthcare System

Charlotte

NC

Disclosures

RF declares that he has no competing interests.

Dr Edward Copelan, Dr Belinda Avalos, and Dr Reed Friend would like to gratefully acknowledge Dr Lisa Sproat, a previous contributor to this monograph. LS declares that she has no competing interests.

Peer reviewers VIEW ALL

Professor of Paediatric Haematology

University of Leeds and Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust

St. James's University Hospital

Leeds

UK

Disclosures

SEK is a Medical Advisory Board member of the Severe Chronic Neutropenia International Registry (not remunerated) and is a co-author in papers referenced in the monograph including data from the Severe Chronic Neutropenia International Registry (SCNIR). SEK has been in receipt of educational grants from Chugai Pharma.

Professor

Pediatric Hematology/Oncology

Associate Chair

Department of Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases

Henry and Mala Dorfman Family Professorship

Pediatric Hematology/Oncology

Ann Arbor

MI

Disclosures

LAB is the co-author of articles referenced in this monograph. LAB declares that he has no competing interests.

SCNIR

DCC Europe

Medizinische Hochschule Hannover

Kinderklinik

Hannover

Germany

Disclosures

Not disclosed.

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