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Table 2 Baseline CD4+ T cell level of HIV-positive Pre-ART study participants in reference to an overall antihelminthic treatment and control group from Arba Minch, Chencha and Gidole hospitals, Ethiopia, Dec. 2008–Sept. 2009

From: Deworming and the immune status of HIV positive pre-antiretroviral therapy individuals in Arba Minch, Chencha and Gidole hospitals, Southern Ethiopia

Study groups Base line Mean CD4+ ± SD P value
Mean CD4+ ± SD Male Female
Helminth/HIV infected Pre-ART (n = 66) 422.7 (152.2) 381.31 (114.78) 436.0 (165.0) 0.2
Helminth uninfected HIV + Pre-ART (n = 31) 384.26 (140.0) 351.8 (117.1) 418.1 (157.7)