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Table 10 Laboratory values among HIV-infected and HIV-uninfected infants (both exposed and unexposed to HIV) at birth

From: Selected hematologic and biochemical measurements in African HIV-infected and uninfected pregnant women and their infants: the HIV Prevention Trials Network 024 protocol

Laboratory Parameter HIV-uninfected Infants HIV-infected Infants P value
  n Mean ± Standard Deviation 95% CI n Mean ± Standard Deviation 95% CI  
    Lower Upper    Lower Upper  
Hemoglobin g/dl 1900 18.5 ± 4.3 10.1 28.2 149 18.0 ± 3.7 10.4 24.6 0.1
Hematocrit % 1897 54.8 ± 12.1 29.7 80.2 149 53.5 ± 10.8 29.8 72.3 0.2
Platelets 103/μL 1893 240.8 ± 102.7 76 458 147 207.0 ± 97.3 37 419 < 0.0001
White blood cell count 103/μL 1865 15.5 ± 6.2 5.8 30.6 145 15.4 ± 10.5 3.4 39.7 0.8