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Table 3 Changes in haemoglobin levels, MCV, MCH and RBC

From: Impact of highly active antiretroviral therapy on hematological indices among HIV-1 infected children at Kenyatta National Hospital-Kenya: retrospective study

Characteristic N = 337 Baseline median no (%) or (IQR) 6 months after initiation of HAART no (IQR) Median change P value
Hb (g/dl) 10.6 (9.4–11.6) 11.5 (10.5–12.4) 0.9 <0.0001
MCV (fl) 75.9 (68.0–82.3) 89.2 (80.0–97.6) 13.2 <0.0001
MCH (pg) 24.3 (21.5–27.5) 29.1 (25.8–32.1) 4.9 <0.0001
RBC (m/mm3) 4.3 (3.8–5.0) 4.0 (3.6–4.3) 0.3 0.27