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Table 3 Frequency of intestinal infection in relation to HIV

From: Susceptibility to intestinal infection and diarrhoea in Zambian adults in relation to HIV status and CD4 count

Organism HIV+ HIV- P HIV positive HIV positive
  n = 1313 n = 2981   CD4 < 200
cells/μl
CD4 > 200
cells/μl
C. parvum 36 (2.7) 18 (0.6) < 0.001 25 6
I. belli 13 (1.0) 7 (0.2) 0.002 8 1
I. butschlii 29 (2.2) 130 (4.4) < 0.001 7 13
C. mesnili 69 (5.3) 220 (7.4) 0.01 26 29
A. lumbricoides 172 (13.1) 520 (17.4) < 0.001 48 72
S. stercoralis 0 14 (0.5) 0.008 - -
C. rodentium 265 (22.7) 465 (17.8) 0.001 65 138
  1. Only infections which differ significantly with HIV status are shown. P values derived by Fisher's exact test.
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