Table 2

Demographic profile of the pregnant women and morphometric data for the placental villi (in microns).

MEAN OF HIV- SEROPOSITIVE GROUP

MEAN OF HIV- SERONEGATIVE GROUP

p VALUE


AGE OF THE PREGNANT WOMEN (YEARS)

26.68

26.11

0.694


GESTATIONAL AGE (WEEKS)

36.95

36.38

0.714


WEIGHT OF THE NEWBORNS (GRAMS)

2830.63

3071.52

0.166


AREA OF PLACENTAL VILLI (MICRONS)

3932.94

4339.93

0.014


PERIMETER OF PLACENTAL VILLI (MICRONS)

246.15

258.05

0.015


KEY: p = confidence interval <0.05.

Baurakiades et al. Diagnostic Pathology 2011 6:101   doi:10.1186/1746-1596-6-101

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