Abstract:Background There are little data on the prevalence and clinical outcomes of coccidian parasites infection in HIV positive patients in Africa. Methods We conducted a cross-sectional study at the Opportunistic Infections Clinic of the Provincial Hospital of Bukavu, from April 2010 to October 2011. HIV patients attending the clinic, aged 15 years and above were included after obtaining their consent, the CD4 count and patient details were recorded, stool samples were collected according to the WHO procedure. A si… Show more
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