The absolute monocyte count was determined in 100 normal individuals and in 100 patients with a variety of solid tumor malignancies. A significant elevation in the mean value for the latter group was found. Monocytosis is therefore of descriptive and diagnostic value in the evaluation of patients with solid tumor malignancy.
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BARRETT O. Monocytosis in Malignant Disease. Ann Intern Med. 1970;73:991-992. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-73-6-991
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