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Question: Do you think I have HIV?

 mimi56 - Sat May 12, 2007 8:27 am

im 23 year old female my wbc count is 2.9 my lyphocytes is 53 which is high and my neutrophiles is low
do you think i have HIV

i don't reallyhave any past medical record and no surgeries either
 Dr. Chan Lowe - Sat May 12, 2007 1:43 pm

User avatar There is a large list of things that can produce your lab values, HIV being one of them; however, first I would suspect a general viral infection.

Unless there are other things that suggest HIV and there has been the possibility of exposure, I would not expect this to be do to HIV.

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