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Table 2 Metabolic abnormalities in HIV-infected children on ART in the Maggsen Cohort Study.a–b Dakar, Senegal

From: Low prevalence of lipodystrophy in HIV-infected Senegalese children on long-term antiretroviral treatment: the ANRS 12279 MAGGSEN Pediatric Cohort Study

Characteristics Boys Girls Total P value
(N = 143) (N = 111) (N = 254)  
Lipodystrophyc 25 (17) 8 (7) 33 (13) 0.02
Lipoatrophy 24 (17) 4 (4) 28 (11)
Lipohypertrophy 1 (1) 3 (3) 4 (2)
Combined type 0 1 (1) 1 (0)
Dyslipidemia 30 (21) 33 (30) 63 (25) 0.11
Abnormal total cholesterol (>  200 mg/dL) 28 (20) 31 (28) 59 (23) 0.11
Abnormal LDL cholesterol (>  130 mg/dL) 18 (13) 25 (23) 43 (17) 0.04
Abnormal triglycerides (>  150 mg/dL) 3 (2) 4 (4) 7 (3) 0.47
  1. aAbbreviations: ART antiretroviral treatment, LDL low-density lipoprotein
  2. bData are N (%)
  3. cAll cases were graded “mild”