Discordance between CD4 cell count and percentage associated with markers of liver disease in HIV/hepatitis C co-infected people

April 2012

Discordance between CD4 cell count and CD4 cell percentage in people co-infected with HIV and hepatitis C is associated with markers of liver fibrosis and other indicators of liver dysfunction, Canadian investigators report in the online edition of Clinical Infectious Diseases. The research also showed that discordance between CD4 cell count and percentage was present in almost two-thirds of co-infected patients.

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