Table 3

Echocardiographic abnormalities in HIV infected patients with CD4 counts less than or over 100/mm3; values are number (%)

CD4≤100 (n=19)CD4>100 (n=33)p Value
NS, not statistically significant.
Dilated cardiomyopathy6 (31.58)2 (6.06)<0.05
Pericardial disease
    Systolic separation4 (21.05)2 (6.06)NS
    Effusion5 (26.32)3 (9.09)NS
    Thickening1 (5.26)3 (9.09)NS
Mital valve prolapse1 (3.03)