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Jul 31, 2005

just recently had a complete blood panel ran from cbc to 24 hour urine but no hiv test just wondering if I had hiv my white cells or one of the test would come back high or low then I would have to get hiv tested. Havent had any risky before for 3 years and that was only unprotected sex once. oplease help worrying myself crazy

Response from Dr. Wohl

There is no routine test that can indicate for certain whether a person is HIV+ or not short of actual HIV testing. A low white blood cell count, especially a low lymphocyte component of this count, can indicate low CD4 cells but not always.

If you are not positive that you are negative, get tested.


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