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Table 1 Prevalence of peri-portal grades and hepatosplenomegaly in relation to Schistosoma mansoni infection status

From: Periportal fibrosis, liver and spleen sizes among S. mansoni mono or co-infected individuals with human immunodeficiency virus-1 in fishing villages along Lake Victoria shores, North-Western, Tanzania

Variables Schistosoma mansoni status ÷2 P -values
Negative (N = 831) Positive (N = 840)
Hepatosplenomegaly
Both liver + spleen not enlarged 305 291 4.5425 0.21
(36.70) (34.64)
Only spleen enlarged 78 91
(9.39) (10.83)
Only liver enlarged 327 313
(39.35) (37.26)
Both spleen and liver enlarged 121 145
(14.56) (17.26)
Peri portal fibrosis grades
Normal 713 710 4.1566 0.39
(85.80) (84.52)
Grade C 32 41
(3.85) (4.88)
Grade D 66 64
(7.94) (7.62)
Grade E 15 20
(1.81) (2.38)
Grade F 5 4
(0.60) (0.48)