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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?
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
Absolutely. Do it this week! You are at significant risk for developing serious infections as a result of your very low CD4 count. Read more »

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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 »

CD4 CD8

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
Does anybody know what other viral infections apart from HIV can cause an inverted CD4:CD8 ratio? Read more »

cd4 cd8

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
cuando se produce la seroconversion, cd4/cd8 < 0,8? Que valor normal de cd4 es? i de cd8? Read more »