Children with chronic benign neutropenia have mild infections, and their bone marrow is able to produce enough neutrophils to respond to an infection. However, when the ANC is low (and especially when it is severely low <0.5 x109/L), the body has difficulty fighting bacterial infections.
A case is described of â€œchronic benign neutropeniaâ€ in a female infant 8 months of age. The peripheral blood constantly showed a marked, selective neutropenia .
In neutropenia, a child has low levels of white blood cells (neutrophils). Seattle. It depends on how severe the condition is and what caused it. Even if doctors. This is called â€œbenign ethnic neutropeniaâ€ and does not usually need treatment.
This case represents a classic presentation of autoimmune neutropenia of infancy.. . All children who have chronic neutropenia associated with recurrent .