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Will People Infected With Hiv Show The Presence Of Excess T Cells

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Lymphocyte T-Cell Immune Modulator

Hi Dr.Ben ...(Lymphocyte T-Cell Immune Modulator )is this medication recommended for people with low CD4 count? talking 24, 136 ...please advise, thank you.
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
...This is not a product approved for use in humans. As such, I would not recommend it's use in persons with HIV.BY Read more »

Cytotoxic T cells and cancer in HIV patients

If cytotoxic T cells attack viruses and tumor antigens, why do HIV patients have increased cancers? Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

HIV-Positive People Seeking No-Cost Antiretrovirals in Zimbabwe to Increase Following Procurement of T Cell Tests, AIDS Council Says

...seeking access to no-cost antiretroviral drugs in Zimbabwe likely will increase following the procurement of tests that count CD4+ T cells, Zimbabwe's National AIDS Council said recently, the Herald/AllAfrica.com reports. The tests were... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Gene Therapy That Prolongs CD4+ T Cell Survival In HIV-Infected Individuals

...have shown that a novel form of gene therapy can prolong, with no apparent side effects, the survival of critical immune system cells that are typically depleted during the course of HIV disease. Gary Nabel, M.D., Ph.D., of the University of... Read more »
Gay Men's Health Crisis

Stalking HIV Immune Dysregulation

...having naive or memory markers, resting or activated markers and so on. Both the absolute and relative frequency of different cell types in a blood sample can be measured by various elaborations of the basic flow cytometry techniques developed in... Read more »
U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

The Relationship between AIDS and HIV

...Surveys HIV and Other Lentiviruses Course of HIV Infection Immunologic Profile of People with AIDS Mechanisms of CD4+ T Cell Depletion Koch's Postulates Fulfilled Evidence From Animal and Laboratory Models Geographic... Read more »
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T-Cell tests

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Does anybody know where you can get a T-cell count without going to the doctor? Some places will run a CBC (ehivtest) without a doctor. Will they do T-Cell count as well? Read more »

Labs and %s

Posted by rain05, 3 Replies
...The experts only answered one of my questions which was the very first one I posted. It may have been because I sounded like a person going out of my mind!! Thanks Read more »

HIV-Negative AIDS?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...i keep seeing comments about idiopathic CD4+ T lymphocytopenia, does anyone know what it is? it seems odd that people would have low t-cells without detection of HIV. Read more »

T Cells

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...I have consistantly tested negative on several tests over the past two years. However, I keep getting symptoms of hiv and my t cells are lurking around the 400 range. I have more test results comminmg back on feb 4th. Is there anyone else out... Read more »