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for Leukocytosis

Suggested Pre-Referral Evaluation and Management Guidelines

Total WBC count >10,000/ul

Check CBC, WBC with differential, platelet count. Obtain erythrocyte sedimentation rate to exclude chronic inflammatory disease and exclude systemic steroid therapy before the referral. If isolated leukocytosis or leukocytosis with anemia, thrombocytopenia, or both, schedule consult with any Team 1 hematologist.

Suggested Additional Test/Management Prior to Specialty Visit  
Patient Education/Information (includes preps) CBC
Appointment Timeframe  
How to Get Results to Consultant UMHS Patients: See MiChart
External Patients: hand carry reports and clinic notes to visit
Clinic Contact Information Physicians: 800-962-3555
Patients: 734-647-8901 (Main Line)
              734-647-8915 (Clinic Coordinator)
Clinic Location Sites Cancer Center (All new appointments made through Cancer Center)
UM Consulting Physician

Asra Z. Ahmed, M.D.
Paula L. Bockenstedt, M.D.
Scott D. Gitlin, M.D.
Mark S. Kaminski, M.D.
Lisa A. Kujawski, M.D.
Sami N. Malek, M.D.
Samuel M. Silver, M.D.
Moshe Talpaz, M.D.
Steven W. Pipe, M.D.
Jordan Shavit, M.D.

Revised on: 09/10/2014