|CONFUSED OVER LYMPH NODES
Sep 17, 2005
How does lymph node swelling occur in HIV, if the disease attacks Lymphocytes, causing low lymphocyte count?
| Response from Dr. Holodniy
because at first the lymph nodes get bigger in HIV infection as a result of lots of lymphocytes being recruited to these nodes to fight the infection.
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