CD4/CD8 Enumeration and Viral Load Testing
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To monitor HIV disease progression and the effectiveness of retroviral therapy.
Whole blood collected in a green-top (heparin) tube.
(Method: Flow cytometry)
|Mature T cells (CD3)||Helper T cells (CD4)||Suppressor T cells (CD8)|
|Age||Absolute (cells/microL)||%||Absolute (cells/microL)||%||Absolute (cells/microL)||%|
|Pediatric values adapted with permission by Elsevier from Shearer, W., et al. (November 2003). Lymphocyte subsets in healthy children from birth through 18 years of age: The pediatric AIDS clinical trials group P1009 study. Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, 112(5): 973–980.|
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Bladh, Mickey Lynn., and Anne M. Van Leeuwen. "CD4/CD8 Enumeration and Viral Load Testing." Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests, 7th ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425236/all/CD4_CD8_Enumeration_and_Viral_Load_Testing.
Bladh ML, Van Leeuwen AM. CD4/CD8 Enumeration and Viral Load Testing. Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests. 7th ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425236/all/CD4_CD8_Enumeration_and_Viral_Load_Testing. Accessed April 24, 2019.
Bladh, M. L., & Van Leeuwen, A. M. (2017). CD4/CD8 Enumeration and Viral Load Testing. In Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests. Available from https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425236/all/CD4_CD8_Enumeration_and_Viral_Load_Testing
Bladh ML, Van Leeuwen AM. CD4/CD8 Enumeration and Viral Load Testing [Internet]. In: Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 April 24]. Available from: https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425236/all/CD4_CD8_Enumeration_and_Viral_Load_Testing.
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