Agranulocytosis Treatment

Can this condition be treated? What Agranulocytosis treatment options are available? Learn more below about the current treatments available to patients.

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How to Treat Agranulocytosis


Talk with your doctor about the best treatment plan for you. Treatment options include the following:

Leukocyte Transfusion

Transfusion of white blood cells to replace deficit may be of benefit in certain people.

Antibiotic Treatment

Used to treat infection that could be causing agranulocytosis or resulting from agranulocytosis.

White Blood Cell-stimulating Factors

Depending on the cause, some people may benefit from treatments with granulocyte colony-stimulating factor (G-CSF) or granulocyte-macrophage colony-stimulating factor (GM-CSF).

Remove Causative Agent

Remove toxin/drug or treat primary disorder.



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Screening for Agranulocytosis
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