jiroveci pneumonia with steroids, Bactrim, and then with addition of pentamidine after limited clinical improvement and persistent elevation in LDH, bandemia
, and ongoing lactic acidosis.
She had no leukocytosis or bandemia
, and immunosuppression was continued as mentioned above.
A study by Lee et al (1) showed that the causes of fatality other than dengue shock syndrome in patients with severe dengue were hypothermia, leukocytosis and bandemia
Neutrophilia without bandemia
, accompanied by vomiting and abdominal pain, may be misdiagnosed as pancreatitis, peptic ulcer, appendicitis, or pyelonephritis.
In general, clinicians use bandemia and neutrophilia as an indicator of acute infection.
The lack of specificity of bandemia and technical problems with band-count methodology limit the test's usage in clinical diagnosis.
Laboratory results were remarkable for leukocytosis and bandemia
as well as uncontrolled glycemia.
Her white blood cell count was 30,000/mL with a bandemia
At-risk patients were identified on the basis of prolonged length of stay, antibiotic use, high or low white blood cell count, and/or bandemia
Patient looked toxic, was hypotensive, tachycardic and febrile with WBC 9,400 and 22% bandemia
The presence of leukocytosis, neutrophilia, and/or bandemia
is predictive of blood culture positivity, and could be used to identify patients at high risk of bacteremia, reported Dr.
Treatment with meropenem was started, but he continued to spike fevers and developed a leukocytosis with bandemia