Jul 12, 2014
my recent labs are cd4/t helper panel: wbc 4.6 lymphocytes: 43.6 Lymphocytes 2529 cd4+, ccd3+(helpers) 687 cd4, cd3+ (%helpers) 27 cd8+,cd3+ (suppressors 1227 cd4, cd8 Ratio 0.56. I am also positive on my HIV, my RBC is 5.85 and red cell distribution is 16.0, positive for Hep C and B and my comp metabolic panel is elevated AST 128 and ALT 203. HIV-1 RNA Quant is 37565. One year ago my cd4 was 300 but don't understand what all this means except my liver is going.
| Response from Dr. Holodniy
You need HIV treatment now. Assuming the test for hepatitis b virus indicates active infection, the HIV treatment will also take care of that. Once the HIV and HBV are under control, you can be evaluated for treating the HCV infection.
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