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Table 2 Clinical characteristics of 163 HIV-1 seropositive women at enrolment

From: Epidemiology of cervical human papillomavirus (HPV) infection and squamous intraepithelial lesions (SIL) among a cohort of HIV-infected and uninfected Ghanaian women

VARIABLES n (%) or median (IQR)
Duration of HIV diagnosis, years (N = 163)
 Median 4.3 (1.9–7.0)
  < 5 93 (57.1)
  ≥ 5 70 (42.9)
ART status (N = 163)
 Not on ART 34 (20.9)
  ≤ 2 years 28 (17.1)
  > 2 years on ART 101 (62.0)
WHO clinical stage (N = 159)
 Stage I & II 80 (50.3)
 Stage III & IV 79 (49.7)
Nadir CD4+ count, cells/mm3 (N = 155)
 Median 246 (125–398)
  < 200 63 (40.7)
 200–349 49 (31.6)
 350–500 22 (14.2)
  > 500 21 (13.6)
  1. ART antiretroviral therapy, IQR interquartile range