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Cd4 Cd8 Count

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CD 3, CD 4 and CD 8 counts

i am so lost. is it more important to pay attention to the Absoulute CD 4(289) helper, CD 8(986) counts or the CD 3(79.0), 4(17.0) &8(58.0) pos lymph numbers. Which one tells me if my husbands conditon is worsening?...
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
CD4 count and percentage is the most important number.... Read more »

CD3, CD4 and CD8 counts

Dear Doc. I was diagnosed in 2007, I started meds in 2009, Efavirenz+Combivir, then 3 months ago I... Read more »

my cd4 and cd8 count

My cd4 count is 94 and cd8 is 1092 thus ratio cd4/cd8 is 0.08 should i start the treatment?... Read more »
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Treatment Action Group

More on the Links Between the CD4/CD8 Ratio, Immunological Perturbations, and Risk of Illness and Death

Since posting recently about studies investigating the relevance of the CD4/CD8 ratio in the antiretroviral therapy era, several new papers and presentations have provided more information on the topic. Last week in the open access journal PLoS... Read more »
Treatment Action Group

Antiviral Activity of Virus-Specific CD8 T Cells Linked to Rate of CD4 T Cell Decline in HIV Infection

The extent to which virus-specific CD8 T cell responses contribute to control of viral load and prevention of disease progression in HIV infection has long been a subject of conflicting data and controversy. Early tests of the ability of CD8 T cells... Read more »
The Well Project

Comprender Qué Son las Células CD4 y CD8

Tabla de Contenidos Aspectos básicos Recuento de células CD4 y VIH Pruebas de células CD4 y CD8 Conclusión Referencias Aspectos básicos Las células CD4 y CD8 son glóbulos blancos que desempeñan funciones importantes en... Read more »
TheBodyPRO.com

CD4+ Cell Count Declines Slowly, But Steadily, in Elite HIV Controllers, Small Study Finds

There's nothing like hearing the results of studies directly from those who actually conducted the research. It is these women and men who are transforming HIV treatment and care. In this interview, you'll meet one of these impressive HIV... Read more »
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cd4/cd8 count results.. still hiv negative.

Posted by Jackson8811, 2 Replies
Here are my blood results i today got back from my doctor. He was concerened...

cd4 total count - 470
cd4% - %39
cd8% - %28
cd8 total count 300

Soo.. my cd4 is low at 470.. and my cd% is rather normal at 39 percent... could these results have any... Read more »

Negative but with a very low CD4 and CD4/CD8

Posted by tobeabetterman, 1 Reply
Hi everyone , sorry to bother again .
I was once told by dear kicker and riverprincess that my 3 months result is conclusive , thank you very much with my best wishes , and I'm sorry I have bother you again .
Some new situation make me nervous again .... Read more »

cd4 cd8

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
please can somebody tell me if your cd count percentage
was 57 what would it be in absolute count. nobody knows at my doctors offfice and the lab won't tell me Read more »

cd 4 and cd 8

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
i ask my doctor to do a cd 4 and cd 8 but i'm confused
maybe he didn't do the right test. maybe some body knows
what this is cd 4 57.0 normal range 30.8-58.5
cd8 23.5 normal range 12-35.5 i always see cd 4 counts
in normal people 500-1500 maybe... Read more »