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Table 5 Distribution of HIV-associated parasites in different categories of CD4 T-cell counts, Hawassa Referral Hospital, Ethiopia, 2008

From: Intestinal parasitic infections in relation to HIV/AIDS status, diarrhea and CD4 T-cell count

CD4 T-cell count/μL Total (%) examined Positive (%) for any parasite S. stercoralis I. belli Cryptosporidiumspecies
< 200 61 (28.5) 51(83.6) 14 (23.0) 18 (29.5) 31(50.8)
200-349 58 (27.1) 35 (60.3) 4 (6.9) 7 (12.1) 7 (12.1)
350-499 46 (21.5) 20 (43.5) 3 (6.5) 1 (2.2) 4 (8.7)
≥ 500 49 (22.9) 22 (44.9) 6(12.2) 0 1(2.0)