|From Brazil again.
Mar 22, 2005
Dear Doctors, in August/2004 my CD4 was 491 ,VL was 12,710; in January/2005 my CD4 was 476 ,VL was 153,000; in February/2005 my CD4 was 531 ,VL was 93,500. Should I start medication or not? My doctor suggested to wait and test again in three months. Im completely asymptomatic. Thank you for your help.
| Response from Dr. Young
Since your feeling well and are asymptomatic, I'm in agreement with your doctors about waiting to start medications. Getting follow up labs in 3 months is exactly what I'd recommend at this point.
I hope this helps, good luck and good health. BY
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