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Author Topic: Good news and bad news at the docs office today  (Read 981 times)

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Offline bufguy

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Good news and bad news at the docs office today
« on: May 02, 2013, 12:56:53 PM »
I'm coming up on the 5 year mark of being diagnosed and went for my routine checkup today.
Good news: CD4 1040, Vl undetectable, CD4% 35, cholesterol 184, HDL 68
Bad news: My doctor (ID and PCP) for this entire time, Dr. Hsiao is leaving Erie County Medical Center here in Buffalo for Pittsburgh.
He has been unbelievable. Patient, professional and kind I am going to truly miss him.
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

Offline leatherman

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Re: Good news and bad news at the docs office today
« Reply #1 on: May 02, 2013, 04:57:16 PM »
w00t! about the lab results  :D
boo! hiss! about losing the doc  >:(
leatherman (aka mIkIE)


chart from 1992-2013; updated 2/09/13  Reyataz/Norvir/Truvada

Offline weasel

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Re: Good news and bad news at the docs office today
« Reply #2 on: May 02, 2013, 06:58:34 PM »

   Hello BufGuy ,

                  Numbers sound wonderful  ;D
     I am glad you are doing so well !

   Sorry your doctor is leaving you , But think how lucky Pittsburgh will be   ;)

                                                    Weasel

   P.s.   Wishing my numbers were  that good  :D 
" Live and let Live "

Offline leatherman

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Re: Good news and bad news at the docs office today
« Reply #3 on: May 02, 2013, 06:59:59 PM »
P.s.   Wishing my numbers were  that good  :D
ain't that the truth?  ;)
leatherman (aka mIkIE)


chart from 1992-2013; updated 2/09/13  Reyataz/Norvir/Truvada

 


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