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Author Topic: Tetanus Booster and first med evaluation  (Read 733 times)

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Offline LordBerners

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Tetanus Booster and first med evaluation
« on: August 23, 2008, 02:55:07 PM »
Damn it, just a couple of hours ago I was flip-flopping around in an establishment that had one of those filthy old fashioned Thai bathrooms replete with Squat Toilet and a rusty metal door, with a jagged edge at the bottom.  Sure enough I scratched the tops of two toes on this jagged bottom edge, and now I feel really ought to go get a tetanus booster tomorrow.  I did run home and wash the foot with my Betadine surgical scrub (7.5% poivode-iodine), and apply some antibacterial cream.

I'm now three weeks into my regimen of Truvada/Sustiva, and was looking forward to a fairly definitive blood test/evaluation at six weeks.  Will this tetanus booster make that test useless, and for how long?  Months?  Just weeks?
Please, just call me Berners.. or Baron.

Offline bufguy

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Re: Tetanus Booster and first med evaluation
« Reply #1 on: August 23, 2008, 03:51:35 PM »
Not to worry. The day I started Atripla my doc gave be a hep A and Hep B vaccination, pneumonia vaccination, and tetanus vaccination.
5/29/08 confirmed HIV+
6/23/08 Vl 47500  CD4 511/29% CD8 .60
start atripla
8/1/08 Vl 130  CD4 667/31% CD8 .70
9/18/08 Vl un  CD4 not tested
12/19/08 Vl un CD4 723/32% CD8 .80
4/3/09 Vl un CD4 615/36% CD8  .98
8/7/09 vl un CD4 689/35% CD8 .9
12/11/09 vl un CD4 712/38% CD8 .89
4/9/10 vl un CD4 796/39% CD8 1.0
8/20/10 vl un CD4 787/38% CD8 1.0
4/6/10 vl un CD4 865/35% CD8 .9
8/16/10 vl un CD4 924/37% CD8 1.0
12/23/10 vl un CD4 1006/35% CD8 .9
5/2/10 vl un CD4 1040/39% CD8 .9
8/7/13 vl un CD4 840/39% CD8 .9

 


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