**Table 2:** Histologic characteristics on review.

Histological variable | Results |
---|---|

Degree of inflammation | Mild: n = 6 (10.3%) |

Moderate: n = 12 (20.7%) | |

Severe: n = 40 (69%) | |

Semiquantitative CMV load | Scanty: n = 30 (51.7%) |

Moderate: n = 15 (25.9%) | |

Heavy: n = 13 (22.4%) | |

Sites of involvement | Oesophagus: n = 20 (34.5%) |

Stomach: n = 8 (13.8%) | |

Small intestine: n = 12 (20.7%) | |

Large intestine: n = 14 (24.1%) | |

Anus: n = 4 (6.9%) | |

Co-infecting pathogen | Candida: n = 1 |

Cryptosporidium: n = 3 | |

Mycobacterium: n = 1 | |

H. pylori: n = 3 | |

Infected cell type | Endothelial: n = 50 |

Epithelial: n = 7 | |

Smooth muscle: n = 5 | |

Fibroblast: n = 7 | |

CMV immunohistochemistry | Performed: n = 31 |

Negative: n = 10 | |

Positive: n = 21 | |

Not performed: n = 27 |