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Table 2 Prevalence of oral manifestations of HIV/AIDS in 142 HIV infected Nigerian patients.

From: The impact of Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapy (HAART) on the clinical features of HIV - related oral lesions in Nigeria

Type Male Female Total
Any oral disease       
Candidal lesion N % n % N %
Pseudomembraneous Candidiasis 4 2.8 5 3.5 9 6.3
Angular Cheilitis 3 2.1 5 3.5 8 5.8
Erythematous Candidiasis 9 6.3 6 4.2 15 10.6
Total 16 11.2 16 11.2 32 22.4
Linear Gingival Erythema 1 0.7 - - 1 0.7
Oral Hairy Leukoplakia 6 4.2 8 5.6 14 9.9
Herpes Simplex 1 0.7 - - 1 0.7
Melanotic Hyperpigmentation 12 8.5 14 9.9 26 18.3
Oral ulcerations 4 2.8 1 0.7 5 3.5
Kaposi's Sarcoma 3 2.1 2 1.4 5 3.5
Enlarged salivary gland 3 2.1 3 2.1 6 4.2
Xerostomia 5 3.5 1 0.7 6 4.2
Presence of HIV-related oral lesions 30 21.1 32 22.5 62 43.7