Overviews of Low Blood Counts

Articles about neutropenia, anemia and thrombocytopenia. Tips for reducing associated risks and a chart to track blood counts.
Neutropenia Tip Sheet
This handout discusses neutropenia, precautions to take to decrease risk of infection, signs of infection and food safety while neutropenic.
Low Red Blood Cell Count (Anemia)
Answers to questions about anemia, low red blood cell count, and it provides tips to prevent infection.
Guide to Blood Counts
Introduction to the various types of blood cells affected by cancer and cancer treatment. Includes a chart to track blood counts.
Low Platelet Count (Thrombocytopenia)
Answers to questions about thrombocytopenia, low platelet count, and it provides tips to prevent bleeding.
Neutropenia: The Basics
Introduction to neutropenia, it's causes, treatments and infection risk reduction.


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