|what is the VL range?
Nov 19, 2011
Your answers show the normal CD count ranging from 500-1500. I would like to know the normal CD% and the VL ranges. At which point fter is is detectable does the VL become scary for one to begin treatment?
| Response from Dr. Holodniy
Normal CD4 percent is about 30-50%, and the viral load range is 20 to about 1 million. In general treatment is recommended when the CD4 count is below 500, and certainly below 350, or when the viral load is > 100,000.
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