|want to see a Dentist
Sep 10, 2005
i have been in HIV+ for more than a year and still not taking any meds. my CD4 is 468 and VL is around 20000. want to see a Dentist for toothache . DO i need to disclose him about my HIV status.PL Advice.
Thanks for your Help
Response from Dr. Young
Thanks for your post.
I believe that full medical disclosure is really important for patient and healthcare provider, alike. Yes, I'd recommend telling your dentist about your status. BY
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