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undetectable 4 yrs viral load dectectable and CD4 rose?
Aug 16, 2009

Have been undetectable 4 years now 200 copies and detectable,but my CD4 count has raised from 200 to 457 which I don't understand and my Dr. didn't have time to explain it please help. I asked does that mean it has mutated?,or I took a bad batch of retrovirals?Havn't missed a dose.

Response from Dr. Holodniy

I am not concerned. This likely indicates viral load blipping, which is most likely the result of assay variability and not treatment failure.



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