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Descriptor English: CD4-CD8 Ratio
Descriptor Spanish: Relación CD4-CD8
Descriptor Portuguese: Relação CD4-CD8
Descriptor French: Rapport CD4-CD8
Entry term(s): CD4 CD8 Ratio
CD4-CD8 Ratios
T4 T8 Ratio
T4-T8 Ratio
T4-T8 Ratios
Tree number(s): E01.370.225.500.195.107.595.500.150.160
E01.370.225.625.107.595.500.150.160
E05.200.500.195.107.595.500.150.160
E05.200.625.107.595.500.150.160
E05.242.195.107.595.500.150.160
G04.140.107.595.500.150.160
G09.188.105.595.500.150.160
G12.248
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D016516
Scope note: Ratio of T-LYMPHOCYTES that express the CD4 ANTIGEN to those that express the CD8 ANTIGEN. This value is commonly assessed in the diagnosis and staging of diseases affecting the IMMUNE SYSTEM including HIV INFECTIONS.
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
MT methods
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
Previous Indexing: Antigens, Differentiation, T-Lymphocyte (1986-1991)
Leukocyte Count (1986-1991)
Public MeSH Note: 92
History Note: 92
DeCS ID: 30207
Unique ID: D016516
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1992/01/01
Date of Entry: 1991/06/21
Revision Date: 2016/01/15
CD4-CD8 Ratio - Preferred
Concept UI M0025210
Scope note Ratio of T-LYMPHOCYTES that express the CD4 ANTIGEN to those that express the CD8 ANTIGEN. This value is commonly assessed in the diagnosis and staging of diseases affecting the IMMUNE SYSTEM including HIV INFECTIONS.
Preferred term CD4-CD8 Ratio
Entry term(s) CD4 CD8 Ratio
CD4-CD8 Ratios
T4 T8 Ratio
T4-T8 Ratio
T4-T8 Ratios



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