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Table 3 Comparison of eosinophils and lymphocytes among HIV negative subgroups

From: The influence of different helminth infection phenotypes on immune responses against HIV in co-infected adults in South Africa

SUBGROUPS
Cell Types Egg+/IgEhi (n = 9) Egg+/IgElo (n = 9) Egg-/IgEhi (n = 11) Egg-/IgElo (n = 10) p-value
Eosinophils 0.37 0.12 0.31 0.22 0.09
Total lymphocytes 1.95 2.79 2.65 2.37 0.05
T lymphocytes 1.40 1.91 1.73 1.83 0.14
CD8+ 0.36 0.49 0.47 0.41 0.49
CD4+ 0.67 0.75 0.68 0.76 0.59
CD4:CD8 ratio 1.86 1.54 1.37 1.57 0.47
B lymphocytes 0.08 0.17 0.23 0.15 0.01
NK lymphocytes 0.22 0.28 0.25 0.24 0.16
  1. Cells are expressed as medians in count × 109/L blood.