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Table 2 Patients with P. vivax infection and estimated incubation period ≥ 90 days

From: Unexpectedly long incubation period of Plasmodium vivax malaria, in the absence of chemoprophylaxis, in patients diagnosed outside the transmission area in Brazil

  Departure from endemic area Date of initial symptoms (days after departure) Possible local of infection Previous malaria Year of previous infection Relapse
Patient 1 06/30/2007 07/31/2008 (360) Indonesia Yes 2007 Yes
Patient 2 12/12/2005 04/23/2006 (131) Rondonia State, Brazil Yes 2001 Unknown
Patient 3 12/3/2007 04/12/2008 (130) Amazonas State, Brazil No NA No
Patient 4 02/9/2005 06/16/2006 (120) Roraima State, Brazil Yes 2000 Unknown
Patient 5 12/6/2007 03/24/2008 (108) Amapa State, Brazil Yes 2007 Yes
Patient 6 07/5/2006 10/9/2006 (95) Para State, Brazil Yes 2006 Yes
Patient 7 06/15/2005 09/15/2005 (90) Para State, Brazil Not Avaiable Not Avaiable Unknown
  1. NA = non aplicable