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Table 2 Clinical characteristics of the study participants

From: Cryptosporidiosis and Isosporiasis among HIV-positive individuals in south Ethiopia: a cross sectional study

Variables   Cryptosporidium spp Isospora belli
   Yes (%) No (%) Yes (%) No (%)
Abdominal pain Yes 67 (35.6) 121 (64.4) 4 (2.1) 184 (97.9)
  No 25 (31.3) 55 (68.7) 0 (0.0) 184 (100.0)
Vomiting Yes 31 (54.4) 26 (45.6) 1 (1.8) 56 (98.2)
  No 61 (28.9) 150 (71.1) 3 (1.4) 208 (98.6)
Nausea Yes 36 (38.3) 58 (61.7) 1 (1.1) 93 (98.9)
  No 56 (32.2) 118 (67.8) 3 (1.7) 171 (98.3)
Reported weight loss Yes 43 (50.6) 42 (49.4) 2 (2.4) 83 (97.6)
  No 49 (26.8) 134 (73.2) 2 (1.1) 181 (98.9)
Diarrhea No diarrhea 4 (15.4) 22 (84.6) 0 (0.0) 26 (100.0)
  Acute diarrhea 36 (32.1) 76 (67.9) 0 (0.0) 112 (100.0)
  Chronic diarrhea 52 (40.0) 78 (60.0) 4 (3.1) 126 (96.69)
Total (same for all categories) 92 (34.3) 176 (65.7) 4 (1.5) 264 (98.5)