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Table 2 Clinical features of the study participants

From: Pneumococcal carriage among HIV infected children in Accra, Ghana

Parameter Number %
Respiratory symptoms
 Difficulty in breathing 10 8.6
 Cough 45 38.5
 Runny nose 30 25.6
 Sore throat 12 10.3
Asthma 5 4.3
Otitis media 28 23.9
Antiretrovirals taken 97 82.2
Pneumococcal vaccination (PCV13) 13 11
  1. Mean CD4 counts of study participants = 1088.9 cells/mm3
  2. PCV 13- Pneumococcal conjugate vaccine 13-valent