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Difference between CD4 percentage and CD4/CD3 percentage

Hello Dr MarkThanks in advance if you shed some light on my labs for me. My immunophenotype always has a CD4 percentage which I can see is a percentage of the lymphocyte count. However there is always another number that is labelled CD4/CD3...
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
...CD3CD4 cells are t lymphocytes that are CD4+ helper cells. There can be other kinds of circulating cells that are CD4+ and might not Read more »

cd4 , cd3 relevance

Dr, I have 558 abs cd4 / 41% , 953 abs cd3 / 68% so if I look at the reply to the post from the... Read more »

CD4 percentage

I am having a difficult time understanding what is meant by the % that is so often referred to. My... Read more »
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Immunology: Miscellaneous

... Reduced Activation and Apoptosis of Peripheral CD3+/CD4+ T Cells Persists After Viral Rebound in AIDS Patients Treated with Mycophenolate Mofetil (MMF) (Poster 56) Authored by J.J. Read more »
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Keystone HIV Pathogenesis and Vaccine Development Report

...somewhere between the latter two. Of significant interest was a presentation entitled "Evolution of HIV is focused in HIV-specific CD4+ T cells" by the group of Dean Hamer at the National Cancer Institute together with the group of Daniel Douek... Read more »
The Well Project

Understanding CD4 Cells and CD4 Cell Tests

... The Basics CD4 Count and HIV CD4 Count and HIV Treatment CD4 Cell Test The Bottom Line The Basics Your immune system protects Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

CD4 Cell Tests

... What Are CD4 Cells? Why Are CD4 Cells Important in HIV? What Is a CD4 Test? What Factors Influence a CD4 Cell Count? How Are the Test Read more »
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What is a T-Cell or CD4 Count?

Posted by TheBody
...What Is a T-Cell or CD4 Count? Your T-cell count, also known as a CD4 count, reveals the number of T cells in your body. A T cell is a special kind Read more »

Labs are in

Posted by Angel_Ronnie, 1 Reply
...was in a depressed mood for over a week. So yesterday went to the doctor and he gave me good news as to my results. Jan 2007 CD4 362 VL 2642 CD4 Cell% 15.21% May 2007 CD3 3021 CD4 538 VL 1718 CD4 Cell% 15.00% CD8... Read more »

Unusual case. Ongoing Low CD4 - HIV possible?

Posted by Tryin2BRational, 4 Replies
...negative/non reactive/undetectable. In June of this year, one of the physicians I was working with ordered - at my urging - a CD4 test because I thought that would give me the peace of mind I needed. Well it didn't. It came back 414 (37%) in... Read more »

Do anybody know about CD4 cells count?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...results, but on one page, there are listing like the following: Abnormal .....................Reference Range CD3+/CD4+ (Helper) 27 L ................57-85 CD3+/CD4+ (Helper) 473 L................490-1740 MPV 7.4 L... Read more »