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Table 2 Radiological findings based on chest x-rays available from 38 patients

From: HIV associated Lymphocytic Interstitial Pneumonia: a clinical, histological and radiographic study from an HIV endemic resource-poor setting

  Definite LIP Non-LIP Probable LIP Definite & probable LIP P value
  N = 12 N = 8 18 30  
Dominant CXR pattern
Normal 0 0 1 (6%) 1 (3%)  
Reticular/reticulo-nodular 5 (42%) 4 (50%) 9 (50%) 14 (47%)  
Alveolar 4 (33%) 1 (13%) 1 (11%) 5 (17%)  
Ground Glass 3 (25%) 3 (38%) 7 (44%) 10 (33%)  
Pleural Effusion 2 (17%) 0 2 (11%) 4 (13%)  
Lymphadenopathy 6 (50%)* 2 (25%)* 5 (28%) 11 (37%) *p = 0.15
  1. *p value for comparison between groups indicated.