HIV/Aids

Question
Posted by: | 2017/12/12

Q.

Decreasing CD4 count because of acohol

my niece HAS BEEN LIVING WITH HIV BUT SHE DRINKS TOO MUCH AND HER VIRAL LOAD IS 3000 AND CD4 COUNT IS 180,WHAT ARE THE CHANCES OF SURVIVAL? BEFORE SHE DRINKS TOO MUCH HER CD4 COUNT WAS ABOUT 1800,NOW SHE HAS DEVELOPED TB,NO APPETITE AND LOST A LOT OF WEIGHT.

Expert's Reply

A.

HIV/Aids expert
- 2018/01/08

Your niece needs counselling. I am worried about her. Does she understand the importance of taking meds properly? You and your family need to ensure she gets counselling asap

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