Table 1

Demographic and baseline clinical and immunological characteristics of the patients, northwest Ethiopia, 2008
Variables No (%)
 Sex
 Male 93 (42.0)
 Female 128 (58.0)
Age (in years)
 0–19 3 (1.4)
 20–29 87 (39.4)
 30–39 80 (36.2)
 40–49 39 (17.6)
 ≥50 12 (5.4)
CD4+ T cell count (cells/mm3)
 0–49 33 (15.3)
 50–99 29 (13.5)
 100–199 57 (26.5)
 200–349 55 (25.6)
 >350 41 (19.1)
WHO clinical stages
 I 30 (13.6)
 II 45 (20.4)
 III 138 (62.2)
 IV 8 (3.6)
Malnutrition (BMI in kg/m2)
 Sever (<15.9) 26 (12.3)
 Moderate (16–16.9) 24 (11.4)
 Mild (17–18.4) 49 (23.2)
 Normal (>18.5) 112 (53.1)

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Mulu et al. BMC Infectious Diseases 2013 13:82   doi:10.1186/1471-2334-13-82

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