Low Blood Counts
Articles about neutropenia, anemia and thrombocytopenia. Tips for reducing associated risks and a chart to track blood counts.
Introduction to the various types of blood cells affected by cancer and cancer treatment. Includes a chart to track blood counts.
Anemia is a decrease in the number of red blood cells (RBC).
Answers to questions about thrombocytopenia, low platelet count, and it provides tips to prevent bleeding.
Introduction to neutropenia, it's causes, treatments and infection risk reduction.
This handout discusses neutropenia, precautions to take to decrease risk of infection, signs of infection and food safety while neutropenic.