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Table 2 Association of parasitic infection and diarrhea with CD4 T-cell count

From: Enteric parasitic infection among HIV-infected patients visiting Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital, Nepal

CD4 T-cell/µL Total (%) Parasites detected (%) OR (95 % CI) Diarrhea (%) OR (95 % CI)
<200 30 (26.8) 18 (60.0) 2.5 (1.1–5.7)* 4 (13.3) 2.2 (0.4–9.9)
≥200 82 (73.2) 28 (34.1) 1 3 (3.7) 1
Total (%) 112 (100.0) 46 (41.1) 7 (6.3)
  1. * Significant difference at P < 0.05