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PCP symptoms

I have a lung infection that recently changed from causing a dry cough to a productive one. One of my doctors wondered whether PCP might be a possibility - I just started antivirals following a finding of 480 T Cells plus 33,500 copies.What are the...
Judith Feinberg, M.D.

Response from Judith Feinberg, M.D.

University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine
It's not impossible to get PCP with more than 200 CD4 cells, it's just unusual, and gets more unusual the higher your CD4 cell count is. PCP is usually associated with a dry cough, not a productive one. I think that your symptoms plus... Read more »

PCP cough symptoms

Please answer to this question.I have a cough which is rather mild and dry which stops during... Read more »

Symptoms of PCP

I have not been able to find any information regarding symptoms of PCP so I wish to ask it... Read more »
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PCP

Posted by Anonymous
Symptoms of PCP besides cough?

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PCP???

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
does pcp manifest itself like allergies? I am having some trouble with what I think are allergies. They come and go but i dont think its normal.. i have never felt this before.. It also happens mostly at night time. Anyone have PCP ??? what have... Read more »

PCP

Posted by Anonym, 2 Replies
What are the symptoms of PCP...if you have been through it please let me know..thanks Read more »

PCP???

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
does pcp manifest itself like allergies? I am having some trouble with what I think are allergies. They come and go but i dont think its normal.. i have never felt this before.. It also happens mostly at night time. Anyone have PCP ??? what have... Read more »