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Newly DX'ed..Extremely high VL, Very Low CD4

Jul 6, 2013

My boyfriend recently got dx'ed a few days ago. His labs came back with a VL in the 10millions and CD4 about 300. Is this normal for a newly dx'ed person? He most likely contracted the HIV virus a month ago.

Response from Dr. Holodniy

Yes, those kinds of numbers would be very typical for someone with acute HIV infection.

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