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Complete Blood Count (CBC)

The Complete Blood Count (CBC) The most common laboratory test is the complete blood count (CBC). It examines the components of blood, including red and white blood cells and platelets. Most test results are reported as amounts in a sample of blood (for example, cells per milliliter) or as a percentage. Other laboratory tests are discussed in Fact Sheet 122 and Fact Sheet 123 . All blood cells are made in the bone marrow, the center of large...
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Lymphocyte Count

I recently had a CBC blood test. It reflected a lympho count of 20. My doctor says this is a normal count. Three weeks prior to this test the count was 24. Two years ago the count was 25. My doctor says it is normal for your lympho count to...
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
Hi. Thank you for your question.HIV affects the number of a specific type of white blood cell, called a CD4cell (also called a T4 cell or a T helper cell). In persons infected withHIV, and especially in persons with AIDS, the number of CD4 cells... Read more »

Rapid decline in CBC numbers

Dr. Young,My CBC came back and, compared to a month ago, showed a huge plunge in Lymphocytes percent (down to 20 from 40 a month ago) and Lymph numbers (down to 1.7 versus 3.2 a month ago). Monocyte numbers are also way down. I thought Lymphocytes...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
I wouldn't be drawing any conclusions about HIV disease progression on the basis of any single set of tests. Moreover, there is so much variability in CBC differential white blood cell counts (particularly if your having any secondary issues,... Read more »

Plunge in CBC numbers

Dr. Holodniy,My most recent, reconfirmed, CBC shows (compared to a month ago) a huge drop in Lymphocyte percent from 40 to 20 (normal being 20 to 50) and a drop in Lymph # from 3.2 to 1.7 (normal being 1.2 to 3.4). Monocytes are also way down.The...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
You don't indicate what your viral load level is or what the trend over time has been. Also, are there any other ongoing infections, active medical problems, or recent medication changes that might account for this change. The best thing to do... Read more »

cbc count

dr judith little confused.could u tell me whats the difference on cbc results when its says abs lymphocyte and lymp thank u for taking the time to read ...
Judith Feinberg, M.D.

Response from Judith Feinberg, M.D.

University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine
Lymphocytes are expressed as a percent of the total white blood cell count. "Absolute" counts mean that the percent has been converted to a number. They both refer to different ways of describing the same thing.... Read more »
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Time between infection and the CBC to show low WBC and Lymphocytes numbers

Posted by CharlieTrotter, 1 Reply

I'm an individual that has frequented commercial sex workers over the past couple of years (in between girlfriends). Each and every time I have used a condom. The best of my knowledge, none of the condoms have ever broken.

In July I had a CBC,... Read more »

Lymphocytes...someone please respond.

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I was wondering what exactly lymphocytes were. I got a CBC done and I got a reading on absolute lympocytes. I know there are different kinds of lymphocytes, so if someone can tell me what absolute means and what a good range is for this I would... Read more »

CBC test

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Does anyone know if you can tell anything from a CBC test? Do they do T-Cell counts? How about white blood counts? Would they be low in someone infected for quite a while? I have tested neg after 6 months but had a physical done recently and... Read more »

everything fits ARS to perfectly, including CBC

Posted by stefanklm, 2 Replies

I (male) am in south america atm and had 2 risk situations with 2 women (18.05.2012 and 23.06.2012), unprotected vaginal and oral intercourse.

on 10.07.2012 I suddenly felt tiredness and fatigue, at night I had light fever.
the next morning I... Read more »