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Table 3 Effect of HIV virus load and CD4+ T cell count on Blastocystis infection among HIV patients

From: Risk factors for Blastocystis infection in HIV/AIDS patients with highly active antiretroviral therapy in Southwest China

Group Blastocystis (+)
N
Blastocystis (−)
N
Total
N
Detection rate
(%, 95 CI)
Group
HIV virus load < 50 copies/ml 7 275 282 2.48 (1.21–5.03)
HIV virus load 50 copies/ml 5 24 29 17.20 (7.60–34.55)
CD4+ T < 500 cells/μl 11 128 139 7.91 (4.47–13.61)
CD4+ 500 cells/μl 1 171 172 0.58 (0.10–3.22)
HIV virus load < 50 copies/ml and CD4+ T < 500 cells/μl 6 111 117 5.13 (2.37–10.12) 1
HIV virus load < 50 copies/ml and CD4+ 500 cells/μl 1 164 165 0.61 (0.11–3.36) 2
HIV virus load 50 copies/ml and CD4+ 500 cells/μl 0 7 7 0.00 (0.00–35.43) 3
HIV virus load 50 copies/ml and CD4+ T < 500 cells/μl 5 17 22 22.73 (10.74–43.44) 4 (Reference)
  1. The “–” symbol indicates the data was not be calculated