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viral load discrepancy

May 2, 2010

april o7 viral load not done cd4 828 november o7 viral load 39905 cd4 864 august o8 viral load 41993 cd4 1096 february 09 viral load 58,033 cd4 586 august 09 not done cd4 786 april 2010 viral load undetectable cd4 627 note: this patient is only on septrin from 19kgs to 22kgs at the moment

Response from Dr. Holodniy

In the absence of HIV treatment, and given the very consistent previous viral loads, an undetectable viral load does not make sense. I would just repeat it.

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