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Are Lymphocytes High Or Low With Hiv

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Neutrophil Low, Lymphocyte high and HIV

My recent blood test shows: Neutrophil L 37(40-80) Lymphocyte H 54( 12-44). My boyfreind just recently has hepa. I am so scared. Could I get affected Hepa, even HIV? When I did the blood test, I had tonsilitist. Is this reason made Lymphocyte high?...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
...Testing for HIV, Hepatitis C, and Hepatitis B would be a good idea. Once you get your results back you will be able to be more relaxed. However, Read more »

HIV Medication

I was diagnosed with HIV in July, 2006 within 2 weeks of being exposed. In fact I tested negative... Read more »

lymphocyte counts

Would someone who has been infected for two years and has an absolute lymphocyte count of between... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Absolute Count and Percentage of CD4+ Lymphocytes Are Independent Predictors of Disease Progression in HIV-Infected Persons Initiating Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapy

...1997 and 2004 and received more than 30 days of therapy and who had baseline values of CD4+ T cell counts, CD4 percentages and HIV-1 RNA. The researchers used a proportional-hazard model to determine the link between CD4 percentage and disease... Read more »
The Well Project

Understanding HIV-Related Lab Tests I: Complete Blood Count and Blood Chemistry

...count is low(a condition called neutropenia), you are more likely to get bacterialinfections. Lymphocytes There are two types of lymphocytes: B cells and T cells. B cellsmake antibodies and T... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

CD4 Cell Tests

...Infections can have a large impact on CD4 cell counts. When your body fights an infection, the number of white blood cells (lymphocytes) goes up. CD4 counts go up, too. Vaccinations can cause the same effects. It's best to wait a couple of... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Complete Blood Count (CBC)

...that your body is less able to fight off infections. The Differential counts five types of white blood cells: neutrophils, lymphocytes, monocytes, eosinophils and basophils. These are reported as a percentage of the WBC. The percentages are... Read more »
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Yet another anxious newbie.

Posted by Xenoid, 1 Reply
...showed elevated white cells at 12.4, low segmented neutrophils at 33% (although absolute neutrophil was normal at 4.1), atypical lymphocytes at 14%, monocytes at 21% (2.6 absolute) and absolute lymphocytes at 4.0. Everything else was normal. On... Read more »

Did I have ARS?

Posted by dj1979, 3 Replies
...on whether this sounds like it was ARS? I was sick for 2 weeks, then almost back to normal, except persistent pains in my thighs. Hematologist still thinks it was mono. - I have my doubts. This is causing tremendous stress for hubby and me -... Read more »

ARS and Lymphocytes ...GMAN??

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Is it possible for a person experencing ARS to have huge amount of lymphocytes? I have read here at the body that all persons having ARS would have a low lymphocyte count during ars, then it would recover, Read more »

Unusual case. Ongoing Low CD4 - HIV possible?

Posted by Tryin2BRational, 4 Replies
...results: 6/2007 - 431 (36%) 8/2007 - 441 (42%) A full lymphocyte panel was taken 11/2007, with the following results: absolute lymphocytes - 1246 absolute CD3 - 722 (low), 58% absolute CD4 - 410 (low), 32% absolute CD8 - 303 Helper/suppressor... Read more »