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Author Topic: First Results...  (Read 952 times)

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Offline ghorn

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First Results...
« on: December 17, 2013, 08:47:39 PM »
Hey guys so new to the forum and everything (got diag. Aug. 2013)...

Has been a long journey got diag, from being in the hospital twice and not knowing what was going on best friend who works in testing wanted to make sure it wasn't HIV related. I tested positive, going through getting care took two differenent hospitals and 3 months as I had no insurance and wasn't getting anywhere.

After finally being on meds for 2 months (started on Sustiva/Truvada but switched to Atripla once Medicare kicked in)  I just got results back:

CD4: 13
VL: 329,000

CD4: 181
VL: 157

From my doc's reaction im guessing it wasn't expected for it to improve that quick as he kept going on about it, but im excited that went from 3 prior months fighting to get medication to getting on it and improving. 1st time posting but i've been following the on goings throughout and you guys have been bigger education then anything else. Thanks

Offline Jeff G

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Re: First Results...
« Reply #1 on: December 17, 2013, 09:05:10 PM »
Welcome to the forum, glad you found us . 


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