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Table 3 Association of CD4 level with OIs at ART clinic of Gondar University Hospital, February- April 2012

From: Common opportunistic infections and their CD4 cell correlates among HIV-infected patients attending at antiretroviral therapy clinic of Gondar University Hospital, Northwest Ethiopia

Type of OIs Positive N (%) Negative N (%) OR (P-value)
Tuberculosis    
 <200 21 (29.58) 50 (70.42) 9.40 (<0.001)*
 200-350 6 (5.88) 96 (94.22) 1.40 (0.544)
 >350 8 (4.28) 179 (95.72) 1.00
 Total 35 (9.72) 325 (90.28)  
Diarrhea    
 <200 4 (5.63) 67 (94.37) 3.66 (0.075)
 200-350 5 (4.90) 97 (95.10) 3.16 (0.103)
 >350 3 (1.60) 184 (98.40) 1.00
 Total 12 (3.33) 348 (96.77)  
Oral candidiasis    
 <200 16 (22.53) 55 (77.47) 27.20 (<0.001)*
 200-350 0 (0.00) 102 (100) _
>350 2 (1.06) 185 (98.94) 1.00
 Total 18 (5.00) 342 (95.00)  
Skin fungal infections    
 <200 4 (5.63) 67 (94.37) 11.10 (0.008)*
 200-350 1 (0.98) 101 (99.02) 1.84 (0.662)
 >350 1 (0.53) 186 (99.47) 1.00
 Total 6 (1.67) 354 (98.33)  
Pneumonia    
 <200 3 (4.22) 68 (95.78) 8.21 (0.032)*
 200-350 1 (0.98) 101 (99.02) 1.84 (0.662)
 >350 1 (0.53) 186 (99.47) 1.00
 Total 5 (1.38) 355 (98.62)  
Others    
 <200 4 (5.63) 67 (94.37) 11.10 (0.008)*
 200-350 1 (0.98) 101 (99.02) 1.84 (0.662)
 >350 1 (0.53) 186 (99.47) 1.00
 Total 6 (1.67) 354 (98.33)  
  1. *Statistically significant association, OR = Odds ratio.