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viral load set point

May 6, 2006

what is the viral load set point, and how long does it take to reach it?

Response from Dr. Holodniy

A point about 6-12 months after acute infection where the viral load reaches a relatively stable value. It is when virus production and destruction are in equilibrium as a result of the body's immune response to infection.

Why no treatment in Acute HIV infection?
CD4 counts and meds

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