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CD4 and Lymphocyte count

A 30 yo man from Zambia comes to the ED accompained by his girlfriend, he is HIV positive and he has pneumonia, he never done CD4 count. CD4 count of < 200 signifies a greater risk for opportunistic infections = recovery. I can’t wait for the reponse of the CD4 count… How much an absolute…

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Why this blog?

A Life at Risk: what is the risk for a returning traveler with fever from an area at risk for malaria despite a negative blood smear? what is the risk for a patient with a right-sided pain to have a AAA that mimic a acute cholecystitis? what is the risk to a woman that complains…

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