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Cd4 Count In Cbc

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CD4, viral Load, & cbc counts

Good Afternoon doctor. I am having a hard time translating what my initial numbers mean for current health. I have a CD4 of 360, VL of 38000/4.58 log copies, and wbc @ 2.6. Through these numbers, is there a way to find out when I could have been...
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
...determines when you were last negative, the answer is no. Your WBC is low, your viral load is in the moderate range, and your CD4 count indicates a moderate degree of immune suppression, although this could be artificially low because your total... Read more »

Lymphocyte Count

Dr. Joseph in brief can someone have a normal lymphocyte count but low CD4 count? I did the CBC... Read more »

alternatives

Dr. Keith is there an alternative computation if one has no access to cd4 count? by just CBC test... Read more »
Articles
The Well Project

Considering HIV Treatment

...HIV-related kidney disease You need treatment for hepatitis B (HBV) HIV treatment is recommended to be started in anyone with a CD4 cell count between 350 and 500 Your readiness to start and stick to treatment is also an important factor.... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Study Examines HIV-Positive Patients' Death Risk at CD4 Counts Above 350

...for continuing studies to examine the risks and benefits of starting antiretroviral therapy, or ART, for patients with high CD4 cell counts," HealthDay News reports. "For this study, researchers examined data from 40,830 HIV patients, aged... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

CD4 Counts Decline Despite Nutritional Recovery in HIV-Infected Zambian Children With Severe Malnutrition

...contribution that severe malnutrition makes to CD4 lymphopenia in HIV-infected and -uninfected children and to determine the changes in CD4 count during nutritional rehabilitation. From a pediatric ward in Lusaka, 56 children with severe... Read more »
The Body PRO

HIV-Infected Patients Who Have the ApoE4 Allele Are More Vulnerable to the Effects of Low CD4 Counts

...if they wanted to¬†... So this is investigational normally? This is investigational, yes. Our goal was to study how nadir CD4 count and corpus callosum volume and neurocognitive impairment are related to each other in older HIV-positive... Read more »
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How to increase CD4 Count?

Posted by Just_Joe, 2 Replies
...I have had HIV since November 2008 and 3-4 months later am undetectable with CD4 Count in the 200's but my last CD4 count in January 2010 is in the 300's. My doc said my ratio looks good as far as my CD4 count goes Read more »

AIDS?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...cytomegalovirus, thrush, kaposi sacroma...would a CBC or unine anaylsis indicate something wrong with you? If you had a very very low CD4 count, would a CBC indicate that something was wrong? Read more »

33rd day elisa,cd4 count, and Viral load accurate?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...oral ulsures (sp) but no fever (finally). He ordered a full CBC, tested for clap, syph, gohn, Elisa (I don't know what gen.) CD4 count, and a RNA (viral load). I had like 9 vilals of blood taken. Well this was on day # 33 after my possible... Read more »

CBC after 12 years

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Is there anyone else out there who has been infected for 10+ years who is not requiring meds and has a been getting CBC results well within the normal ranges (ie: RBC, WBC, etc..)? Please share. Read more »