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cd4count
Sep 21, 2011

what happens when your cd4 count drops to 156

Response from Dr. Henry

A CD4 count < 200 meets the case definition of AIDS (< 200). Often a patient may feel OK for a while with a lower CD4 count but they are at increased risk to get sick from an AIDS -related infection particularly pneumocystis pneumonia so that preventative medication are often recommended. KH



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