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beyond 700'000 viral load
Feb 22, 2004

is it possible to go from 170'000 viral load to beyond 700'000 (ie undetectable technically) in 6 weeks? I feel better and better although I am not taking any meds. What does this mean?

Thank you, Tito

Response from Dr. Holodniy

It is possible. The viral load can vary just based on assay variability by as much as 3 times. Thus, your viral load could be as much as 500,000. If you were having any kind of other infection going on or had a recent vaccination, that could also increase your viral load.



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