is cd4 drob on zeffix?
Mar 15, 2010
2years on zeffix for viruse B not for hiv. my p.c.r is negative (zero) and my v.l 2 monthes ago undetected and my cd4 also 2 month ago 636 (24%) but today my cd4 364 (22%). i want to know what is wrong? is cd4 drobed with zeffix like interferon? what should i do now? thank you.
Response from Dr. McGovern
Your CD4 percentage is basically the same - 24 versus 22 percent - so I don't think this is an HIV related issue or a true drop in CD4 counts.
I suspect you have some mild decline in total white cells that is causing the false impression that you have a drop in CD4 cell counts. In fact, I suspect you have a Non-dectable HIV viral load.
I would follow your white count to be certain it doesn't fall to some lower level. However, I am not worried about your HIV status.
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