Cd4 count declining
Jan 12, 2008
Hi there i have recently been given my cd4 and viral load results from my blood counts.
Cd4 270 viral load 160.000
My previous cd4 prior to this was cd4:410 up from 350 the time before this.
I am extremely worried that i will have to start medication... is there anything i can do to improve my cd4 count?
Response from Dr. Holodniy
It would be helpful to know the CD4 percent. If the corresponding CD4 percent has declined by 3% or more, then that is a real and significant change. That is probably likely given the that the viral load is so high. It is likely you need meds sooner rather than later.
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