Number Percentage (%)
Screening circumstances (N=105)
Hospitalization 70 66.7
Infected parents known 13 12.4
PMTCT failure 11 10.5
After the death of a parent 8 7.6
HIV- positive screening among the siblings 2 1.9
Randomized screening 1 0.9
WHO clinical stages at screening (N=105)
Stage 1 11 10.5
Stage 2 7 6.7
Stage 3 38 36.2
Stage 4 49 46.7
Table 2: Distribution of the HIV-infected children followed in the CHD-Borgou pediatric unit from 2005 to 2009 according to the circumstances of HIV-positive status disclosure and WHO clinical stage at the time of screening.
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