|Is this t-cell count okay?
Jun 10, 2006
I was just diagnosed HIV + on 2/21/06. My doctor called me with my t-cell results which were 912 and my percentage was 57%. The other tests have not come in yet. Is this a good result? What would a normal person, without HIV results be? I am a little freaked out because the range is so varied.
| Response from Dr. Holodniy
If that is your CD4 count and percent then it is excellent. Make sure that is not the total t cell count which could include CD4 and CD8 cells. A normal CD4 count ranges from about 500-1500.
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