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Jun 10, 2006

Dear Sir, I recently tested positive for HIV and my initial reading was a CD4 count of 481 and a viral load of 11,000. My doctor says this is 'relatively good'. My aim is to stay off any drugs for as long as possible. I feel totally fine and lead a very active life, what do you advise .... for your interest I live in China.

Response from Dr. Holodniy

I agree with your doctor's assessment and also agree with holding off starting any treatment at this point.

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