Sample Hiv Lab Results
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Tufts University School of MedicineThe only important information is that your CD4 T cell counts are excellent and your HCV RNA level was so low that they could not figure out what type of infection you have. That is great news because hopefully you will clear the virus on your own... Read more »
Stanford University, School of MedicineWell they appear to be getting away with stating that the viral load is zero when the FDA approved lower limit of detection is 40 copies/mL. It is possible to extrapolate results below 40 copies and come up with a number. It is extremely difficult... Read more »
Stanford University, School of MedicineSounds like the internal control they put into the PCR (viral load test) reaction after they got your blood, failed to work. If that known HIV copy control does not give the right copy number or no copy number, they reject the result and the sample... Read more »
Stanford University, School of MedicineEquivocal means that the band on the western blot was faintly present, but not dark enough to call positive. P18 is an antigen or part of the HIV core protein. Antibodies to this part of the virus were negative in the sample.... Read more »
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Posted by Anonymous, 2 RepliesEx-Lab Worker Questions HIV Test Results
By FOSTER KLUG, Associated Press writer
BALTIMORE - Thousands of patients could have received questionable HIV (news - web sites) test results not just hundreds, as hospital officials have suggested,... Read more »
Posted by bluewindow, 3 Replieshello all. i got my first lab results yesterday and i would like to share them with you.
I ve been infected sometime between Nov 2007 and July 2008. i believe i am hiv pos for at least 4 months. I did another blood test... Read more »
Posted by Brandon, 1 ReplyI've been diagnosed for a little over a month now and my first lab results have come back. My CD-4 176 and my VL is 176,500. My doctor wants me to start taking Trizivir. I'm a little leary of starting medication because of side effects but due to... Read more »
Posted by thevillebear, 5 RepliesHi everyone haven't been here for a while, hope all are doing well.
Just got my recent lab results, my viral load has gone to 150,000 while my CD4 count has stood gone from 620 in July to 640 now!
My Dr. seems to think it odd that while my viral load... Read more »
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