|How infectious am I
May 27, 2012
Hello Doc, I am + & my wife - , I am not on treatment & I wud like to delay it as long as I can. We now want to start a family, sperm washing is hard to access in country. My CD4= 600 & VL =519 , how infectious am I with those number as I do not want to take high risk with my wife.
| Response from Dr. Holodniy
Although your viral load is low, it is still detectable, and therefore there is a risk of transmission.
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