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Clinical Study

Utility of Serum Neopterin and Serum IL-2 Receptor Levels to Predict Absolute CD4 T Lymphocyte Count in HIV Infected Cases

Table 3

Correlation of neopterin and sIL-2R with CD4 count at baseline and followup in the three groups.

MarkerGroup A (CD4 < 200)
( )
Group B (CD4 200–500) ( ) Group C (CD4 > 500) ( )
Baseline
ρ
(P value)
FU
ρ
(P value)
Baseline
ρ
(P value)
FU
ρ
(P value)
Baseline
ρ
(P value)
FU
ρ
(P value)

S. neopterin−0.021 (0.924)−0.160 (0.477)−0.018 (0.924)−0.669 (0.000)−0.122 (0.652)−0.366 (0.163)
sIL-2R−0.165 (0.463)−0.158 (0.484)−0.137 (0.472)−0.356 (0.054)−0.376 (0.152)−0.350 (0.184)

ρ: correlation coefficient (Spearman’s test).

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