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Cd4 And Cd8 Markers On B-cells

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Cd4+, CD8+, & total CD3 Avg has gone down while CD4+/CD8+ ratio has gone up

CD4+, CD8+ & total CD3+ values were 847, 1392, 2273 and CD4+/ CD8+ ratio was 0.61 respectively.Now CD4+, CD8+ & total CD3+ values are 492, 662, 1155 and CD4+/CD8+ ratio is 0.74 respectively. Viral load is under undetectable range.On one side...
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
For whatever reason your total t cell count (CD3) has decreased in half which has resulted in both your CD4 and CD8 counts (which are both t cells) in decreasing by half as well. That has resulted in a small increase in the ratio, as the CD4... Read more »

CD3, CD4,CD8 and CD4%

How do I calculate CD4% given CD3, CD4 and CD8 counts. ... Read more »

CD4 and CD4/CD8 ratio

Dear Cal, I have been recently diagnosed HIV+ (June 02) and have some questions regarding both the... Read more »
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Use of cd4/cd8

Posted by Anonymous
Hi,
dropping by this bulletin-board, I see there is a lot of use and abuse of t-cell subsets among worried wells. To put things in perspective - cd4/cd8-ratios were used as a surrogate marker of HIV-infection among blood donors at a US hospital... Read more »

cd4/cd8 ratio

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
cd4 helper 1254 -57%
cd8 suppressor 517-23.5%
cd4/cd8 ratio 2.43
wbc 10.7 h
platelet 425 h
mono neg
checking for reativation of ebv because my herpe virus is so high but no outbreaks. would your cd4/cd8 ratio be high with hiv or low? if you don't mind me... Read more »

CD4/CD8 RATIO PROFILE Test .

Posted by srchanfrans43
Please resist the temptation to make a wise crack , i'm tired and burnt out ,so give a christmas gift of an answer or no reply .
The neck ,collar and groin nodes are now continuous and inflamed and burning , hope is now a wish more than a... Read more »