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I just was diagnosed being V positive and my blood work

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I just was diagnosed being HIV positive and my blood work looks normal but my T cell count is I don't know the answer to
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: HIV and AIDS
Expert:  DrThomasMD replied 1 year ago.
Hello
For a long time when you are HIV positive, the T helper cell count will gradually drop.
The regular blood counts will not be affected, even up to 10 years.
That is why we have specialized tests to look at individual T cell counts.
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