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Author Topic: Great lab results  (Read 700 times)

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Offline Dale Parker

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Great lab results
« on: May 15, 2010, 11:02:29 PM »
I got my latest lab results back this week.  My CD4 count is 252 CD4/CD8 is 12%.  My VL hasn't come back yet.   Although the CD4's are still low at least now I'm HIV positive rather than having AIDS. I guess that the classification is just a technicality but at least it may make my family and friends worry less about me.
   
Apr 09  CD4 21, CD4/CD8 ratio 0 VL 500,000+
July 09 CD4 158, CD4/CD812% VL 750
Oct 09 CD4 157 CD4/CD8 14% VL UD
Feb 10 CD4 197, CD4/CD8 11% VL UD
May 10  CD4 252 CD4/CD8 12% VL UD
Aug 10 CD4 211 VL UD
Nov 10 CD4 272 CD4/CD8 0.138 VL UD

Offline hotpuppy

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Re: Great lab results
« Reply #1 on: May 16, 2010, 02:13:40 AM »
Congrats on the improvements!
Don't obsess over the wrong things.  Life isn't about your numbers, it isn't about this forum, it isn't about someone's opinion.  It's about getting out there and enjoying it.   I am a person with HIV - not the other way around.

 


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