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Table 1 Demographic, immunological and lung function data of children with HIV-associated bronchiectasis and CF-bronchiectasis

From: The lung microbiome in children with HIV-bronchiectasis: a cross-sectional pilot study

Variable HIV associated bronchiectasis CF-bronchiectasis δ
Mean 95% CI Mean 95% CI
Age (years) 10.8 9.4–12.3 8.4 6.9–9.7
Gender (M/F)* 16/6 (72/28)   3/2 (60/40)  
Height z score ** −2.3 −2.9 – −1.46 −1.0 −4.3 – 2.2
BMI z-scores** −1.9 −2.9 – −0.6 −0.9 −3.5 – 1.6
CD4% count 22.9 19.3–25.5   
HIV-viral load (copies/ml) 11,455 1768–74,199   
Duration HAART (months) 48.0 34.5–62.6   
FEV1% predicted 52.5 45.6–59.4 84.8 45.5 –124.0
FEF 25/75% predicted 47.8 36.6–59.1 72.7 63.2–82.3
Bartlett score§ 1.6 1.4–1.9 1.75 0.9–2.5
Mutation (%)    p.F508del (67) 3120 (33)
  1. *numbers expressed in parentheses percentage of males and females; **: height and body mass index expressed as z-scores (SD) as per WHO criteria with normal between 0 and 2 z-scores; § Bartlett score from reference 14; p.508.del: p.F508del./p.F508.del; 3120: 3120 = 1G > A/3120 + 1G > A; δ results for 5 children