Jan 18, 2011
Doctors good afternoon, thank you for this site, god bless you, my counts are so September 2010 to January 2011 CD4 900 648 , CD8 780 655, viral load 4732 15 856 , is all this good or bad? I start treatment?, please help, I have much fear. Again many thanks
Response from Mr. Vergel
I am not sure where you live, but in the United States our DHHS treatment guidelines recommend HIV treatment for those with CD4 cells at 500 or below. Yours are above that. But remember that, assuming that you have a way to get medications paid for, the decision of starting treatment is a personal one. Some people start treatment earlier based on their own judgement after discussions with their physician.
Get Email Notifications When This Forum Updates or Subscribe With RSS
- Are Throat Infection And Ear Infection Signs Of Hiv?
- At What Stage In The Hiv Virus Does Kaposi's Sarcoma Develop
- Physical Therapy Exercises For Peripheral Neuropathy
- How Soon Will Men Develop Symptoms From Thrush?
- How Will I Know If I'm Infected With Hiv Or Aids?
- How Long Does It Take For Hepatitis B To Show Up?
This forum is designed for educational purposes only, and experts are not rendering medical, mental health, legal or other professional advice or services. If you have or suspect you may have a medical, mental health, legal or other problem that requires advice, consult your own caregiver, attorney or other qualified professional.
Experts appearing on this page are independent and are solely responsible for editing and fact-checking their material. Neither TheBody.com nor any advertiser is the publisher or speaker of posted visitors' questions or the experts' material.