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5 Facts you should know about

Cyclic neutropenia

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1

A rare blood disorder

characterized by recurrent episodes of abnormally low levels of neutrophils.

2

The condition is characterized by recurrent episodes of neutropenia

that recur every 14-35 days (most commonly around 21 days) and last between 3 and 5 days.

3

The signs and symptoms of cyclic neutropenia usually appear at birth

or shortly after.

4

Individuals between cycles are generally healthy

and symptoms tend to improve in adulthood.

5

Quality of life and survival greatly improves

with G-CSF treatment.

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