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Table 1 Participant characteristics

From: Opportunities to improve storage and transportation of blood specimens for CD4 testing in a rural district in Zimbabwe using BD vacutainer CD4 stabilization tubes: a stability and diagnostic accuracy study

Characteristic Value
Total patients: N 51
Female: n, (%) 35 (68.6)
Age (years): median, (IQR) 34, (28 - 45)
WHO stage: n, (%)  
  1 21 (40.7)
  2 22 (43.3)
  3 5 (10.0)
  4 3 (6.0)
Reason for testing: n, (%)  
  ART eligibility 13 (25.0)
  ART monitoring 38 (75.0)
CD4+ T cells: median, (IQR) 507.5, (271.75 - 744.5)