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Table 4 Prevalence of Oral manifestations of HIV/AIDS in relation to immunologic status

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

Immunologic parameter week Mean Value ± SD Total number of patients No with HIV/AIDS oral lesions Prevalence of oral manifestations of HIV/AIDS (%) p-value
CD4 counts (cells/ml) 0 148.45 ± 117 142* 62 43.7 0.000
  12 245.28 ± 144 82 12 14.6  
  24 253.87 ± 147 97 14 14.4  
Viral load (copies/ml) 0 163,831.91 ± 279,964 142 62 43.7 0.000
  12 41,122.27 ± 151,724 97 14 14.4  
  24 13,900.28 ± 52,352 85 12 14.1  
  1. *A total of 142 patients was seen at start but only the CD4 counts of 135 patients was available