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Viral Load Undetectable And High CD4 Count

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low cd4 count and high viral load

Hello,My wife has TB and HIV. On recent test she has 212 cd4 count and 305000 viral load. She has allergy with rcin and isokinizad. Can you please advice what should do for her. how would she increase her cd4 count and decrease viral load. Is it the...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
In general, I would refer your HIV questions to the HIV forum. However, I would like to comment that yes, her HIV disease is advanced, but she can do extremely well if she can get on HIV medications as soon as possible. This will be delayed until... Read more »

High CD4 count and Low Viral Load

What does it means if my CD4 count is 726 and Viral load is L48? Read more »

High viral load AND high cd4 count, 5 years

I recently started dating a beautiful man that I am very interested in starting something serious... Read more »
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Trizivir Plus Efavirenz Potent for Naive Patients With Low CD4 Counts and High Viral Loads

...failure and the emergence of drug resistance. This has become important given the general observation that people with very low CD4 cell counts or extremely high viral loads are at greater risk of treatment failure than those with "healthier"... Read more »
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FAQs About CD4 (T-Cell) Count From The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums

...with all the CD4 cells we will ever have? Will a flu vaccination affect my CD4 count? Can you explain "viral load" and "CD4 cell count," and detail how they are measured? Why do CD4 counts rise after their initial decline? My doc says... Read more »
The Well Project

Women and HIV Viral Load

...copies). How Are Viral Load Results Used? Viral load tests are an important tool to: Monitor HIV progression While CD4 cell counts measure how healthy your immune system is today, viral load tests can help figure out whether you're at... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Viral Load Tests

...researchers , the test proved that HIV is never "latent" but is always multiplying. Many people with no symptoms of AIDS and high CD4 cell counts also had high viral loads. If the virus was latent, the test wouldn't have found any HIV in the... Read more »
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CD4+Tcell count indicative of nothing.

Posted by TonyF, 4 Replies
...that our bi-yearly doctor checkup of our CD4+Tcell count is a good baseline determination of where we stand immunologically. High CD4+Tcell count means that our body is doing great, and we are very far from a point of immune failure. Well, a... Read more »

Just Diagnosed With a CD4 Count of 5

Posted by thespoonybard, 1 Reply admit me to ICU. On January 25th, 2009 I was diagnosed as HIV positive and classified an AIDS patient. They told me my CD4 count was 5. I was floored. It felt like my mind was trying to escape from my body to run away from this. Even... Read more »

infinite gratitude as it truly gets better

Posted by CrazyLuckyAlone, 2 Replies
...with bright & dry eyes, it really does get better. I'm incredibly lucky with an almost undetectable viral load & high CD4 count. I'm back to exercising regularly & even dating again. The stigma is what trips me up sometimes. I just... Read more »

30 month seroconversion??

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...symptoms and it sounds like maybe they went right into AIDS, but in fact their viral load was undetectable, and they have very high CD4 count!!! Your theories and explanations please? Read more »