Cyclical neutropenia

Cyclical neutropenia

A rare genetic blood disorder in which the patient's neutrophil level drops below 500/mm3 for six to eight days every three weeks.
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For Nancy, the nightmare was the worst in a series of near-death scares since Sophie was born with cyclical neutropenia - a condition which means even the slightest bump or scratch can be lethal.
She was born with a rare condition called cyclical neutropenia, an immune disorder affecting one child in a million.
The youngster was born with cyclical neutropenia ( an incurable condition which means even the slightest bump or scratch could be lethal.
For Nancy the nightmare was the worst in a series of near-death scares since Sophie was born with cyclical neutropenia ( a condition which means even the slightest bump or scratch can be lethal.
Nancy's daughter Sophie suffers cyclical neutropenia, a rare immune disorder that constantly puts her life in danger.
The three-year-old has cyclical neutropenia, which means the slightest infection can leave her fighting for her life.