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Feb 26, 2012

hello doc, how long can i live with HIV2? i heard there is very limited meds for this strain? so what should i do now? T cell 700.

Response from Dr. Holodniy

In general, people can do very well with HIV-2 infection, and some without treatment. There are some HIV-1 drugs that are effective. I don't think you need to do anything right now, but may want to consult with someone who has seen or treated people with HIV-2 infection.



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