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Table 4 Characteristics of patients with genotypically resistant parasites

From: Host candidate gene polymorphisms and clearance of drug-resistant Plasmodium falciparum parasites

Country Burkina Faso Cameroon Kenya Mali Sudan Total
Cleared Not cleared Total Cleared Not cleared Total Cleared Not cleared Total Cleared Not cleared Total Cleared Not cleared Total Cleared Not cleared Total
Number of samples 264 235 499 730 517 1247 656 718 1374 115 104 219 292 90 382 2057 1664 3721
Median age in years 5.5 7.3 - 4 6 - 11 12 - 3 3 - 14 10   5 5.3 -
Number male gender 37 186 223 371 257 628 265 317 582 78 38 116 123 66 189 874 867 1741
Number female gender 227 49 276 359 260 619 391 401 792 37 66 103 169 24 193 1183 797 1980
Parasitaemia: median parasite density (parasites per μl) 19 960 21 070 - 27015 22075 - 22 160 21360 - 19 630 17215 - 23 360 24380 - 22 425 21 220 -
Parasitaemia: range (parasites per μl) 25 -
44 870
25 -
38 990
- 25 -
26 870
25 -
31 990
- 25 -
23 870
25 -
48 190
- 75 - 179 870 75 - 188 310 - 25 -
27 870
25 -
28 090
- 25 -
25 870
25 -
40 213
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