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Table 2 Clinical and immunological profile of study participants at University of Gondar Teaching Hospital, North West Ethiopia, 2011

From: Prevalence of Pulmonary tuberculosis and immunological profile of HIV co-infected patients in Northwest Ethiopia

Variables Pulmonary tuberculosis Total
   Yes (TB-HIV) No (HIV alone)  
WHO clinical stage (n = 72) Stage III 21 (34.4%) 40(65.6%) 61 (84.7%)
  Stage IV 9 (81.8%) 2 (18.2%) 11 (15.3%)
Smear positive Yes 11 (100%) 0 (0%) 11 (2.7%)
  No 19 (4.9%) 370 (95.1%) 389 (97.3%)
Chest radiography Suggestive 27 (100%) 0 (0%) 27 (6.7%)
  Not Suggestive 3 (0.8%) 370 (99.2%) 373 (93.3%)
Constitutional symptoms (cough, fever, night sweat weight loss) Yes 28 (22.6%) 96 (77.4%) 124 (31%)
  No 2 (0.7%) 274 (99.3%) 276 (69%)
CD4+ Lymphocyte count <200Cells/mm3 16 (11.3%) 126 (88.7%) 142 (35.5%)
  200-349Cells/mm3 8 (5.6%) 135 (94.4%) 143 (35.8%)
  ≥350 Cells/mm3 6 (5.2%) 109 (94.8%) 115 (28.7%)