Chemotherapy is a common treatment for advanced breast cancer, but the side effects of chemotherapy are severe, especially after chemotherap
Chemotherapy is a common treatment for advanced breast cancer, but the side effects of chemotherapy are severe, especially after chemotherapy, bone marrow suppression leads to the reduction of white blood cells. Normal white blood cells in general (4.0~10.0) x 109/L, or sometimes say 4000~1 million /mm3, lower than this value belongs to the low white blood cells.
Mild white blood cells can be reduced without treatment, after a period of rest, can gradually returned to normal, moderate leukopenia without symptoms of infection can be oral leukogenic drugs treatment, such as vitamin B4, batyl alcohol, Leucogen, leukopoietic tablets etc.. But for the total number of white blood cells is less than 1.5 * 109/L or neutrophils which is less than 0.5 * 109/L, a serious infection and even life-threatening danger, need to be hospitalized for observation, and the application of granulocyte colony stimulating factor treatment.