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Table 1 General characteristic of 295 patients with HIV 1 infection screened for HIV-SN

From: HIV-associated sensory neuropathy in HIV-1 infected patients at the Douala General Hospital in Cameroon: a cross-sectional study

Characteristic n (%)
Age group  
<30 34 (11.5)
30 – 39 96 (32.5)
40 – 49 94 (31.9)
50 – 59 59 (20.0)
>60 12 (4.1)
Sex  
Male 89 (30.2)
Female 206 (69.8)
CD4 count  
<200 143 (48.5)
>200 152 (51.5)
CDC staging categories  
A1 8 (2.7)
A2 36 (12.2)
A3 31 (10.5)
B1 4 (1.2)
B2 73 (24.8)
B3 67 (22.7)
C1 6 (2.0)
C2 27 (9.2)
C3 43 (14.6)
HAART regimen  
AZT-3TC-EFV 46 (15.6)
AZT-3TC-NVP 134 (45.4)
TDF-3TC-EFV 22 (7.5)
TDF-FTC-EFV 4 (1.4)
D4T-3TC-NVP 46 (15.6)
Others 34 (11.5)
Not treated 9 (3.1)
History of anti-tuberculosis treatment  
Yes 31 (10.5)
No 264 (89.5)
History of alcohol intake  
Yes 33 (11.2)
No 262 (88.8)
  1. AZT: Zidovudine, 3TC: Lamivudine, EFV: Effavirenz, NVP: Nevirapine, D4T: Stavudine, TDF: Tenofovir.