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Table 5 Relationship between Plasmodium falciparum parasites density and OptiMal-IT

From: Use of a pLDH-based dipstick in the diagnostic and therapeutic follow-up of malaria patients in Mali

Parasitemia per mm3 of blood
  25-1000
n (%)
1025-2500
n (%)
2525-5000
n (%)
>5000
n (%)
OptiMal-IT positive 41 (89.1) 27 (100) 22 (100) 259 (100)
OptiMal-IT negative 5 (15.9) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0)