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HIV & CBC
1) Would a person infected with HIV have low white blood cells or high level?
2) Is this really something common?

***At about 6 month from know I could have been exposed to HIV after having sex with a CSW and I had been tested after dad at about 10week and my Dr. said the no more test was necessary sow I stop testing. Now 6 month after the encounter with the CSW I have a sever sinus and when to my Dr. he had me done CBC which came out to be low white blood cells.

I am really scared pleas I someone can help me
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They would have a low level, but they can fluctuate or get lower for many different reasons.  I'm almost positive the sinus problem is related to something else, If you get a blood test now after 6 months and it comes up negative you have nothing to worry about
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You can't diagnose HIV by CBC or WBC. My CBC and WBC have always been normal except for when I contracted an OI.
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HELLO TEAK ONLY ONE QUESTION....1)WOULD IT BE COMMON TO HAVE LOW WHITE BLOOD CELLS AFTER A RESENT INFECTION OF HIV?
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NO, not after a recent infection. WB cells are the fighters and when one has an infection of some sort you have an increase in WB cells.
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