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Bariatric Surgery/ Weight Loss
Apr 4, 2007

For obese positive person on stable regiment 900+ cd4 count and undetectable viral load.

Response from Dr. Wohl

Sure, why not? There is good evidence that persons with HIV who have CD4 cell counts above 200 or so do not face increased risks of post-surgical complications. The potential benefits in terms of your health may in fact favor this surgery.


Whats the hold up?
Undetectible/low %/decreasing T-cells

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