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Cd4 Count Hiv Aids
In hiv/aids what is the condition when the CD4 counts goes down 200 cell and how much can human lives in hiv/aids ?
HIV: T cells under 200 means that your immune system is very weak and that any opportunistic infection could be life threatening. It represents the time when an HIV infection officially becomes aids. However, with effective treatment, and suppression of the virus, the t cells should recover to normal and a normal full length of life becomes possible. ...Read more
HIV is also known as HIV/AIDS. Hiv infection is caused by a retrovirus....This retrovirus binds to CD4 cells (for the most part). You may detect the virus by several different methods. An elisa test (enzyme linked immunosorbent assay). You may also detect it by doing a test referred to as a western blot (a gel protein electrophoresis). Thirdly by pcr (polymerase chain reaction) which ...Read more
Not good things: A cd4 count of 0 means that there are no helper t lymphocytes left, a condition of profound immunodeficiency. The HIV viral load is likely to be high. The immediate danger is the inability to fight infection, even those caused by usually tame organisms like pneumocystis carinai. This stage is called aids, acquired immunodeficiency syndrome and the prognosis is grave without treatment. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What do you suggest if i'm diagnosed with advanced HIV 11 months ago my CD4 count was at 126 and viral load 4 million however i hav?
Treating HIV: You have AIDS and you need to be on medication today. There is no longer any other option than treating. Now. That said treatment is easy and very successful. Despite starting out with AIDS on the first test, you can still have a completely normal life and live very healthy. If you need an HIV expert you can find one here: http://www.aahivm.org. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
No: CD4 cell counts vary widely among health individuals. The percent CD4 is actually a more important number since it will not fluctuate greatly with systemic illness. The CD4 cell count is calculated..the % observed. CD4 cell counts vary from 300's to 1500..roughly. Its no reason to worry. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I am diagnosed with aids with CD4 count of only 7 in july. I am also still on chemo for ks. Is my prognosis good? I am on arv and so far feel generally healthy with my CD4 up to 58 in 6 months.
HIV: Have you discussed your treatment and expectations with your infectious disease specialist and your oncologist? Those are the two physicians with the best information for you. So long as you continue as directed, there is a good chance your outcome can and will be positive. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Human immunodeficiency virus is also known as HIV/AIDS. Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) is a lentivirus (a member of the retrovirus family) that causes acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (aids),  a condition in humans in which progressive failure of the immune system allows life-threatening opportunistic infections ...Read more
AIDS is also known as HIV/AIDS. Acquired immune disease syndrome. Late stage of HIV infection associated with low CD4 lymphocytes count and clinical signs of immune dysfunction. Many excellent sources on internet to learn more. See a doctor if you think you may have acquired HIV infection. Treatment options ...Read more
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