High T-cells And Hiv
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Posted by Anonymous, 7 RepliesHi from Italy.
I'm HIV+ since Feb 00 and I discovered my status in June.
Since then I have regularly checked my situation having always high VL (from 60K to 240K) and high CD4 (from 750 to 1000).
My last analysis are VL: 200K and CD4: 907.
My doctor is... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyHiv negative but still worried.
I took a T-CELL count which came back as follows:
TOTAL LYMPH. 2630
CD3+ 2090 - 79.4%
CD4+ 1010 - 38.4%
CD8+ 1157 - 44.0%
RATIO CD4+/CD8+ 0.87
What does this mean? Can these results be influenced by the... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 4 RepliesT-cells 350 to 300 to 250 to 200 over 3 years! Negative tests! Help!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 1 Replydoes anyone know if it is possible to show a decrease in white blood cells only a few days after hiv infection, or would this occur later? i know that such a decrease can be a result of several infections--does anyone know what some of the others... Read more »
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