Another common sign of neutropenia is a fever. When infections develop within the body, temperatures typically occur. Neutropenia fevers are often the result of gut bacteria that travels into the bloodstream. Even if the source of infection is unknown, antibiotics should be taken to treat the fever. With a weakened immune system, it will be easier for illness and diseases to develop.
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