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Table 3 Intestinal parasites co-infection among the study participants at Butajira Hospital, southern Ethiopia, 2014, (n = 323)

From: Intestinal parasitic infections and its association with undernutrition and CD4 T cell levels among HIV/AIDS patients on HAART in Butajira, Ethiopia

Intestinal parasites Frequency (n) Percent (%)
Negative 207 64.1
Positive 116 35.9
Protozoas
E. histolytica/dispar trophozoite 23 7.1
E. histolytica/dispar cyst 15 4.6
G. lamblia trophozoite 17 4.8
G. lamblia cyst 2 0.6
Helminthes
 Tanea species 24 7.4
A. lumbricoides 10 3.1
S. stercoralis 5 1.5
 Hookworm species 2 0.7
H. nana 5 1.5
Opportunistic parasites
C. parvum 19 5.9
I. belli 9 2.8
Multiple parasitic infections
E. histolytica/dispar trophozoite + G. lamblia trophozoite 2 0.6
E. histolytica/dispar trophozoite + A. lumbricoides 2 0.6
G. lamblia trophozoite + Tanea species 1 0.3