Hiv Negative With Cd4 Count 150
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The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello,You are correct: The CD4% is generally considered the more accurate indicator of immune integrity, as it doesn't tend to fluctuate as much due to intercurrent illnesses and other non-HIV-related factors. (See below.)Regarding beginning... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello.Are you on antiretroviral therapy? If not, you should be.It's worth noting that despite the somewhat worrisome drop in absolute CD4 count, your CD4% has remained stable (in fact slightly increased) over the last three blood draws (October... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHi,The problem of poor CD4 response despite use of effective antiretroviral therapy that drives the HIV plasma viral load to undetectable levels is a vexing and perplexing problem. We still don't completely understand the reason for this... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHey College Guy,I'll reprint below some information about absolute CD4 cell counts and CD4%. The CD4% is the more accurate test, as it is less susceptible to variations related to concurrent phenomena (diurnal variation, other infections, etc.)... Read more »
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Posted by Jackson8811, 2 RepliesHere are my blood results i today got back from my doctor. He was concerened...
cd4 total count - 470
cd4% - %39
cd8% - %28
cd8 total count 300
Soo.. my cd4 is low at 470.. and my cd% is rather normal at 39 percent... could these results have any... Read more »
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 yoshimi2, 1 Replythanks to you alll, who took the trouble to reply. I will take one more test, with a diferent doctor - if it is still negative, than I guess i will need to go to a physchatrist. it is just that i feel as if i have hiv. i have never felt like this... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyHi guys,
I have a question about my tests - in fear of HIV infection because of a bad incident and symptoms not long after, I went to have my blood tested for HIV as well as other infections - the PCR and antibody test both turned out Negative, but... Read more »
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