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Table 1 Characteristics of children aged below 60 months with severe malnutrition during 2 peak malnutrition periods.

From: Severe malnutrition with and without HIV-1 infection in hospitalised children in Kampala, Uganda: differences in clinical features, haematological findings and CD4+cell counts

Age group HIV-positive children n = 123 HIV-uninfected children n = 192 Total
Months Male Female Male Female  
0–5.9 1 2 4 4 11
6–11.9 15 8 21 14 58
12–23.9 36 21 66 37 160
24–35.9 17 8 19 6 50
36–47.9 4 4 6 6 20
48–59.9 2 5 5 4 16
Total 75 48 121 71 315