IRD patientsa Non-IRD patients Healthy Controls
n 11 14 36
Age (years)   44 (34-56)   41 (33-64)   36 (23-71)b  
CD4+ T-cells/μl blood [Nadir, Week 0]   22 (0-58)   27 (0-104)   NA  
CD4+ T-cells/μl blood) [Week 16 (11-37)]   142 (78-307)   176 (54-338)   NA  
%CD4+ T-cells of lymphocytes [Week 0]   2.0 (0.5-9.4)   3.9 (0.2-10.8)   35.2 (20.0-46.4)c  
%CD4+ T-cells of lymphocytes [Week 24 (13-32)]   10.2 (4.1-15.7)   8.6 (2.8-20.5)   35.2 (20.0-46.4)c  
Values are presented as median (range), NA = not available
aAll parameters assessed were similar to non-IRD patients
bLower than all HIV patients (p < 0.05)
cHigher than all HIV patients (p < 0.05)
Table 1: Demographics of study cohort.