Table 2

Correlation between the total number of positive patients between the infectious patient groups

Comparison betweenIgA aCLIgG aβ2GPIIgM aβ2GPIIgA aβ2GPIIgG aPTIgM aPTIgA aPT
NS, non-significant; p values of χ2 for Fisher’s exact test are shown.
*aPL isotypes where no correlation was found not shown.
Leprosy and HIV<0.0001<0.0001<0.0001<0.0001<0.001NS<0.007
Leprosy and syphilis<0.001<0.001<0.0001<0.0002NS<0.02NS
Leprosy and malaria<0.001<0.0001<0.0001<0.002NSNSNS
Leprosy and HCVNS<0.02<0.0001<0.05NSNSNS
HIV and syphilisNSNSNSNS<0.001NSNS