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HBV Viral Load

Jan 22, 2012

Here are my results:

3178 copies/mL 3,5 log copies/mL 546 UI/mL 2,7 log UI/mL

What does this mean? Do I need to be treated?

Response from Dr. Holodniy

Those are all mathematical expressions of the same number, expressed as copy number, international units, and as absolute numbers or numbers on a log10 scale. That would be considered a low HBV viral load in the absence of treatment. Treatment might be indicated, but requires additional testing and you should consult a liver specialist.

Why did my CD4 cell count go down so much?

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