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Table 7 Antioxidants and some hematological parameters of HIV infected subjects on ART treatment based on duration of treatment

From: Glutathione, glutathione peroxidase and some hematological parameters of HIV-seropositive subjects attending clinic in University of Calabar teaching hospital, Calabar, Nigeria

 Duration of ART treatment (years)
Parameter0–4
N = 32
Mean ± S.D
5–8
N = 18
Mean ± S.D
9–12
N = 10
Mean ± S.D
p-value
ANTIOXIDANTS
 GSH (μg/mL)4.60 ± 2.034.62 ± 2.622.82 ± 1.270.731
 GPX (pg/mL)137.21 ± 63.37162.72 ± 91.33127.37 ± 56.440.374
 CD4 (cells/mm3)460.06 ± 247.25484.44 ± 227.05428.80 ± 277.330.851
HEMATOLOGY
 Hb (g/L)11.69 ± 1.7111.73 ± 2.0011.68 ± 2.890.482
 WBC (× 109/L)3.90 ± 1.044.11 ± 1.354.06 ± 1.160.644
 Platelet (× 109/L)194.97 ± 58.32211.94 ± 69.03226.66 ± 65.200.337
  1. N absolute number; Hb hemoglobin; GSH glutathione
  2. GPX glutathione peroxidase; WBC white blood cells count
  3. CD cluster of differentiation