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Low CD3+CD8+CD57+ ? Senescent T8 cells?

Discussion in 'Laboratory and genetic testing, medical imaging' started by Hubris, Jul 26, 2020.

  1. Hubris

    Hubris Established Member (Voting Rights)

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    Hello all,


    I have recently done a lymphocite panel that included CD3+CD8+ CD57+, among other things. It is very low, in my case. I did that panel again after a few months and the result was confirmed.



    Oct 2019

    CD3+CD8+ CD57+ 17 /mmc [170 - 375]

    July 2020

    CD3+CD8+ CD57+ 23 /mmc [170 - 375]



    I am struggling to interpret this. Apparently these are senescent T8 cells. I have found surprisingly little information on these. They seem to be increased in a variety of infectious, autoimmune, oncological diseases, but i have not found a single instance where they would be decreased, or what it may mean. Does anybody have a clue?
     
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    butter. Senior Member (Voting Rights)

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