Report on Three Patients with Decline of Cd4 T Cells Unknown ReasonsBui Vu Huy1,2*, Vu Minh Dien1 and Nguyen Van Kinh1,2
- Corresponding Author:
- Bui Vu Huy
National Hospital for Tropical Diseases
E-mail: [email protected]
Received date: February 11, 2017; Accepted date: February 24, 2017; Published date: March 03, 2017
Citation: Huy BV, Dien VM, Kinh NV (2017) Report on Three Patients with Decline of Cd4 T Cells Unknown Reasons. J AIDS Clin Res 8:671. doi:10.4172/2155- 6113.1000671
Copyright: © 2017 Huy BV, et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
Aim: To inform three cases with declining of CD4 T-cell with unknown reasons. Method: The report on clusters of disease cases. 3 patients were treated at the National Hospital for Tropical Diseases in Ha Noi, in the period from 30/04/2013 to 05/13/2013. Three of them had evidence of the counts decline of CD4 T-cell, but the causes were not identified. Results and conclusion: Three male patients aged from 23 to 40 were engaged in gold mining. All three patients had no history of any special and hospitalized because of fever, cough, difficult breathing from a few days to 2 months. Physical examination and test results showed lung disease with respiratory failure, weakness, oral fungus. T-CD4 of two patients declined, but the results of HIV were negative. Although all of them were treated with intensive, as well as antibiotics, antifungal drugs but the treatment have not resulted. These are the issues that need to be studied further.