Characteristic n (%) 95% CI
Probable mode of transmission
Heterosexual
Unknown
Blood Transfusion
28 (54.9)
22 (43.1)
1 (2.0)
41.16- 68.09
30.10- 56.92
0.10- 9.29
Symptoms at diagnosis*
Opportunistic infection (OI)
Weight loss, loose motion and fever
Herpes Zoster
Contact tracing
Donor
Diss koch’s
27 (52.9)
13 (25.5)
4 (7.84)
3 (5.9)
2 (3.9)
2 (3.9)
39.26- 66.28
14.97- 38.72
2.54- 17.84
1.51- 15.17
0.66- 12.35
0.66- 12.35
Reasons of starting second line ART*
OIs
Asymptomatic with low CD4 count
Symptomatic with low CD4 count
High Viral Load
33 (64.6)
10 (19.6)
8 (15.7)
1 (2.0)
50.93- 76.85
10.41- 32.17
7.56- 27.61
0.10- 9.29
Time in months from diagnosis to first line ART
Mean (SD)
Median (Range)
17.67 (40.69)
2 (0-165)
4.10-31.24
Time in months from diagnosis to second line ART
Mean (SD)
Median (Range)
53.75 (27.97)
60 (3-109)
44.43- 63.08
CD4 cells/ml at diagnosis
<50
50-200
200-350
350-500
≥500
Mean (SD)
9 (17.6)
27 (53.0)
8 (15.8)
4 (7.9)
3 (5.9)
153.40 (111.26)
91.78-215.02
CD4 cells/ml at first line ART initiation
<50
50-200
200-350
350-500
≥500
Mean (SD)
7 (13.8)
40 (78.4)
4 (7.8)
0
0
80.47 (64.44)
44.78-116.15
CD4 cells/ml at 2nd line ART switch
<50
50-200
200-350
350-500
≥500
Mean (SD)
10 (19.6)
38 (74.5)
2 (3.9)
0
1 (2.0)
110.93 (98.53)
57.47-164.40
*Multiple responses
Table 1: Socio demographic and CD4 distribution in HIV patients.
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