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Table 3 Positivity rate and distribution of fluorescent antibody responses of sera according to sex

From: Detection of an antibody against Plasmodium vivax in residents of Gimpo-si, South Korea, using an indirect fluorescent antibody test

Sex No. of Sera Tested No. of Positive Sera *IFAT serum dilution endpoint Positivity rate (%)
    <1:32 ≥ 1:32 1:64 1:128 1:256 1:512 1:1024 1:2048  
Male 2418 54 2364 26 17 5 3 2 1 0 2.23
Female 3379 71 3308 37 20 8 1 4 0 1 2.10
Total 5797 125 5672 63 37 13 4 6 1 1 2.16
  1. Note. *IFAT; Indirect fluorescent antibody test