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UCLA School of MedicineCD4 is the molecule on the surface of select immune cells. We define populations of blood cells based upon which molecules are present on their surface. Those lymphocytes that have CD4 on their surface are referred to as "CD4 cells."... Read more »
Stanford University, School of MedicineCD4 refers to a type of t lymphocyte, responsible for helping contain various infections. The CD4 refers to a receptor (a molecule) on the surface of the cell that we use to identify this type of cell. It also is the receptor that HIV uses to attach... Read more »
Rocky Mountain CARESDear Overly,Thank you for your post.The "CD4%" refers to the percentage of T-cells (or T lymphocytes) that bear the CD4 molecule. CD4% number generally correlates with the total (or absolute) CD4 count, but in some individuals, the two... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHi,Among other things ,a healthier lifestyle would include getting adequate sleep/rest, optimizing your diet/nutrition, not smoking or using recreational drugs, using alcohol only in moderation, decreasing stress and participating in a regular... Read more »
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Posted by tobeabetterman, 1 ReplyHi 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 »
Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyCual es el % de CD4 de una persoan infectada en su primer ao de exposicion? gracias!! Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 3 RepliesUna persona infectada por vih , al cabo de un ao de infeccion en cuanto se situan sus valores de cd4 en porcentaje?
Estan estos por debajo del 40%
entre el 30 y el 40%
Por dbajo del 30%? Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 1 Replycd4 helper 1254 -57%
cd8 suppressor 517-23.5%
cd4/cd8 ratio 2.43
wbc 10.7 h
platelet 425 h
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 »
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