Author: Perla Vicari, MD, PhD
Category: Laboratory Hematology > Basic cell morphology > Morphologic variants of white blood cells
Published Date: 11/05/2021

Peripheral blood smear showing neutrophilia (May-Grünwald-Giemsa stain).

Neutrophilia is defined as a neutrophil count that is higher in the blood than the normal reference range of the absolute neutrophil count. Neutrophilia can occur in infections, inflammation and/or neoplastic processes.