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Table 1 Summary of subject data for pregnant, postpartum, and non-pregnant women

From: Population pharmacokinetics of artesunate and dihydroartemisinin in pregnant and non-pregnant women with malaria

  Pregnancy Postpartum Controls
Age (years) 23 (19 - 35) 24 (20 - 36) 24 (18 - 38)
Weight (kg) 63 (40 - 71) 55 (39 - 67) 52 (42 - 84)
BMI (kg/m2) 23 (17 - 27) 22 (17 - 25) 21 (17 - 28)
Parasite density at enrollment† 528 (372 - 842) NA 807 (325 - 2215)
Baseline ALT (Units/L) 15 (8 - 31) 21 (12 - 71) 18 (11 - 67)
Baseline AST (Units/L) 26 (19 - 43) 29 (17 - 64) 32 (19 - 46)
Baseline Albumin (g/dL) 2.6 (2.1 - 3.4) 3.3 (1.8 - 5.7) 3.3 (2.8 - 4.0)
Baseline AGP (mg/dL) 70 (43 - 123) 80 (32 - 162) 99 (62 - 177)
  1. All values given as Median (Range) unless otherwise specified.
  2. †Values given as median (interquartile range).
  3. Only two women in the postpartum group were slide positive for malaria.