The lowdown on lab tests.


Common lab tests ordered for patients with HIV and the possible causes of abnormal test results are described. Causes include anti-HIV drugs and infections. Tests include complete blood count (CBC), liver and kidney function tests, and muscle tests. In addition, tests that measure the levels of electrolytes, blood lipids, and HIV RNA (viral load) are also… (More)


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@article{Schouten1999TheLO, title={The lowdown on lab tests.}, author={Jeffrey Thomas Schouten}, journal={STEP perspective}, year={1999}, volume={99 2}, pages={15-6} }