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Offline klassykitty

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3 years later
« on: February 13, 2014, 08:52:10 PM »
I had my doctor visit last friday it was good and sucked.

The good part:  My CD4 is at 201 and my % is a whopping 12%   :)
The sucky part:  nurse vampire got to give me a pneumonia shot :(   she also took most of my blood (i think she stores it for a late night snack ;) and my hep shot crap and tetnus shot will probably start when I go for my next visit in may.

Normally when a patient hits 200 my doctor goes to every 6 month visit, but since it took me forever I still get 3 months for at least 2 more visits.

Nurse Vampire did congratulate me and I got a cherry tootsie pop and a gold star. :)

Michelle 8)
How to handle stress like a dog:
If you can't eat it or play with it.....
then pee on it and walk away

Diagnosed 01-20-2011
01-23  CD4 32    VL 125,400
02-18        76     VL 189
03-14  no cd4 test done   VL-52
04-14   69  VL-UNDECTABLE  YEA!!
05-26   50  whoopsy  
06-27   71        %-7
08-15   64 WTF %-9 
10-16  80         %7  
2012  CD4  %Thing   VL-UD
01-18  87    7
04-18  93    8  
07-16  151  8         
10-18  83    9    VL-70
2013   CD4   %thing       VL-UD
01-28  121     9
04-24  148    11   
07-25  157    11   
10-22  185    13
2014   CD-4  %thing   VL-UD
02-07 201 YEA!!!!!!  12
06-03  205      12

Offline J.R.E.

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Re: 3 years later
« Reply #1 on: February 13, 2014, 09:32:07 PM »


Numbers are looking good Michelle !! 


Normally when a patient hits 200 my doctor goes to every 6 month visit, but since it took me forever I still get 3 months for at least 2 more visits.

Michelle 8)



In 2003 when my t-cells were @ 16,  I was getting labs every three months.

Effective last year, I now get labs once every four months.


Take care and stay warm !---Ray
Current Meds ; Viramune, Epzicom, 40mg of simvastatin, 12.5mg of Hydrochlorothiazide.
Metoprolol tartrate 25mg



http://forums.poz.com/index.php?topic=40802.0

http://forums.poz.com/index.php?topic=45159.0

http://forums.poz.com/index.php?topic=39722.msg495621;topicseen#msg495621

http://forums.poz.com/index.php?topic=46806.0

http://forums.poz.com/index.php?topic=39414.msg491701#msg491701


 In October of 2003, My t-cell count was 16, Viral load was over 500,000, Percentage at that time was 5%. I started my first  HAART regimen  on October 24th,03.

 As of 6/4/14,  t-cells are at 423, Viral load <40

 Current % is at 13% 

  
 62 years young.

Offline 2tcells

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Re: 3 years later
« Reply #2 on: February 13, 2014, 10:05:30 PM »
Congrats on breaking 200 . I am hoping to make it there one day too
7-4-13 diagnosed cd4- 2      vl-220,600
8-3-13                     cd4- 4      vl- 448
9-3-13                     cd4- 40    vl- ud
11-3-13                   cd4- 54    vl-ud
1-9-14                     cd4- 62    vl- 43
4-3-14                     cd4- 110  vl-ud yay!

 


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