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 +The number of viral particles (usually hIV) in a sample of [[blood]] [[plasma]]. HIV viral load is increasingly employed as a surrogate marker for [[disease]] progression. It is measured by pCR and bDNA tests and is expressed in number of HIV copies or equivalents per millilitre. ​
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