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cd4 count increase question curiosity

Dr, re the previous poster's question : cd 4 count increaseMar 14, 2010 : " last month i had cd 4 count 336 this month i had tested from same lab it is 708 is it possible.i have not started art "It may be the same lab but I'm wondering if the first...
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
Good point and question. It could, but that would be extremely unusual to see that much of a swing. Read more »

cd 4 count increase

last month i had cd 4 count 336 this month i had tested from same lab it is 708 is it possible.i... Read more »

CD4 Count increase but percentage unchanged

I was diagnosed HIV+ 6 months ago and have been on Aripla and Bactrim since. My viral load is... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Incomplete Peripheral CD4+ Cell Count Restoration in HIV-Infected Patients Receiving Long-Term Antiretroviral Treatment

...otherwise effective antiretroviral therapy," the authors concluded. "Although the majority of patients have evidence of slow increases in their CD4+ cell count over time, many do not. These individuals may have an elevated risk of... Read more »
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FAQs About CD4 (T-Cell) Count From The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums

...with all the CD4 cells we will ever have? Will a flu vaccination affect my CD4 count? Can you explain "viral load" and "CD4 cell count," and detail how they are measured? Why do CD4 counts rise after their initial decline? My doc says... Read more »
AIDS Community Research Initiative of America

U.S. Guidelines for the Prevention of Opportunistic Infections

...pentamidine); Mepron (atovaquone) Use if CD4 count is Discontinue when CD4 count is >200 for 3-6 months. Risk of recurrence is low if CD4 count increases to above 200 (or CD4% increases to above 14%), but there is currently no recommendation... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Interleukin-2

...by an infection. IL-2 makes infection-fighting cells multiply and mature. Patients who use IL-2 have large increases in their CD4 cell counts. IL-2 is called an immune modulator. Interleukin-2 has been approved by the FDA to treat some types of... 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 »

Increase your CD4 count

Posted by prana, 2 Replies
...Breathing will help increase your CD4 count. The body needs extra oxygen in the blood to fight disease. To help the body do the breathing exercises.Keep a note of your CD4 Read more »

Just Diagnosed With a CD4 Count of 5

Posted by thespoonybard, 1 Reply
...to admit me to ICU. On January 25th, 2009 I was diagnosed as HIV positive and classified an AIDS patient. They told me my CD4 count was 5. I was floored. It felt like my mind was trying to escape from my body to run away from this. Even... Read more »

Liver cancer, heart disease, counts, resistance

Posted by ScotCharles, 3 Replies
...working. A logarthimic curve is roughly the opposite of an exponetional curve, decreasing by an increasing amount over time. CD4 counts should increase by roughly the same percentage as the viral load decreases. How much should the change or... Read more »