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Table 2 Abdominal Ultrasound Findings in 782 Nigerian Adults*

From: Abdominal ultrasonography in HIV/AIDS patients in southwestern Nigeria

HIV Status Number HIV + 391 HIV-(Control) 391 P-value
Ultrasound Finding Freq % Freq %  
Normal 228 58.3 256 65.5 0.045
Splenomegaly 57 14.6 30 7.7 0.011
Hepatomegaly 52 13.3 58 14.8 0.381
Renal parenchymal disease 33 8.4 15 3.8 0.025
Extrahepatic duct dilatation 10 2.6 0 0 -
Lymphadenopathy 8 2.0 5 1.3 0.701
Cholelithiasis 6 1.5 20 5.1 0.006
Hydronephrosis 5 1.3 5 1.3 0.844
Ascites 5 1.3 22 5.6 0.001
  1. * Since some patients had more than one finding the total frequency is greater than the number of patients.