Parameters HIV-monoinfected (n=26) HIV/hepatitis B and C co-infected (n=27) P-value
Age (years) (mean±SD) 30.58±5.35 31.67±3.51 0.352
Receiving HAART (%(n)) 38.5%(10) 40.74%(11) 0.911
BMI (kg/m2) (mean±SD) 19.19±3.27 20.19±3.04 0.258
Frequent alcohol use (>2 drinks daily) (%(n)) 30.8%(8) 22.%(6) 0.694
Frequent cigarette use (>1 pack daily) (%(n)) 65.4%(17) 40.7%(11) 0.128
Injecting illicit drug use (%(n)) (9.2%(5) 25.9%(7) 0.800
Table 1: Characteristics of Patients of HIV-monoinfected and HIV/ hepatitis B and/or C co-infected Groups. All values are mean ± SD. * - significant.