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Table 2 Symptoms and blood laboratory data in patients with VL, stratified according to risk group

From: Varied spectrum of clinical presentation and mortality in a prospective registry of visceral leishmaniasis in a low endemicity area of Northern Italy

  Children (19pts) ICC (17pts) ISS HIV+ (10pts) ISS HIV-(9pts)
Constitutional Symptoms 19(100%) 15 (88.2%) 10 (100%) 9 (100%)
Hepato + Splenomegaly 19 (100) 11 (65%) 8 (8%) 6 (66%)
Lymphoadenopathy 0 1 (6%) 0 0
Other symptoms 0 0 2 (20%) 1 (1%)
Haematological data 18 (95%) 17(100%) 10(100%) 9(100%)
--Anemia 12(63.2%) 10(58.8%) 10(100%) 6(66.6%)
--Leukopenia 15(78.9%) 8(47.1%) 8(80%) 0
--Trombocytopenia   2(11.8%) 1(10%) 0
--Pancytopenia   0 6(60%) 2(33.3%)
-Hypergammaglobulinemia 15((78.9%) 5(29.4%) 8(80%) 6(66.6%)