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high cd4 count low cd4

Feb 17, 2002

dear dr h. diagnosed + meds 06.2001 vl 4200 cd4 912 cd4 ?? 09.2001 vl 3200 cd4 818 cd4 23.6 01.2002 vl 2500 cd 950 cd4 21.4

question--> why such a low with such good numbers... i read that should be over 30... is there something else out of whack??? low wbc or something? thanks wayne

Response from Dr. Holodniy

I agree the CD4 percentage is low for the absolute number. What are the total white blood cell and lymphocyte counts? MH

Infection and rate of progression
Qualitative pcr = RNA pcr?

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