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CD 4 & CD 8

Hi Doc, what's up. I have question on CD 4 & 8 My recent Blood test says CD 4 is 363 and CD 8 is 1350 what will be effective in my body whith these Numbers, I have didagionsed HIV 2 in 03 and taking Rayataz,Atripla and Istress. your reply will solve...
Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

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North Shore University Hospital
...Thanks for your post.The CD4 or T-helper counts will go down with untreated HIV infcetion. Usually more slowly with HIV-2 infection, than with HIV-1. Cd8 or T-suppresor/cytotoxic cell numbers tend to increase Read more »

history of cd4 and cd8 lymphopenia but hiv 1 and hiv 2 and western blot has been ruled out

my cd4 count is at 478/ul lymph is at 36.8% my cd8 count is at 113/ul lymph 8.7% but have never... Read more »

cd4/cd8 0.49 hiv- HELP

cd4 887cd8 1778cd4/cd8 0.49in the 15 th week after relationship and still hiv-. is there still a... Read more »
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IL-7 Making its Debut

...SILCAAT, the two largest and most expensive studies that many hoped would prove effectiveness of the first immune-based therapy for HIV. Despite transient increases in CD4 cells, more side effects were seen in the arms with IL-2 compared to... Read more »
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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 ratio

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...neg 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 asking. 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 ratio

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Does anyone know if the CD4 CD8 ratio can be inverted by other viral infections other than HIV? Read more »