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Asymptomatic

<200 cells/mm3

Any value

Treat

Asymptomatic

>200 cells/mm3, but <350 cells/mm3

Any value

Offer treatment, following full discussion of pros and cons with each patient

Asymptomatic

>350 cells/mm3

>100,000 copies/mL

Most physicians recommend deferring therapy, but some will treat

Asymptomatic

>350 cells/mm3

<100,000 copies/mL

Defer therapy

B. Preferred and Alternative Regimens

Preferred Regimens Number of Pills per Day

B. Preferred and Alternative Regimens

Preferred Regimens Number of Pills per Day

NNRTI-based EFV + (3TC or FTC) + (AZT or TDF) (not 2-3

for use in first trimester of pregnancy or in women with high pregnancy potential)

Alternative Regimens

Diabetes 2

Diabetes 2

Diabetes is a disease that affects the way your body uses food. Normally, your body converts sugars, starches and other foods into a form of sugar called glucose. Your body uses glucose for fuel. The cells receive the glucose through the bloodstream. They then use insulin a hormone made by the pancreas to absorb the glucose, convert it into energy, and either use it or store it for later use. Learn more...

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