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Table 1 Baseline characteristics of participants who were successfully treated for their infection and those that experienced recrudescent or new infections: mean (95% confidence interval)

From: Clinical manifestations of new versus recrudescent malaria infections following anti-malarial drug treatment

  No recurrent infection Recrudescent New infection P value
Age in months 33.9 (30.6-37.2) 33.0 (28.7-37.3) 35.7 (29.5-41.9) .8
Parasites/mm3 7,365 (5408–10,029) 26,291 (17,508-39,480) 15,331 (9,164-25,649) .002
Haemoglobin in gm/dL 9.8 (9.6-10.1) 9.3 (9.0-9.6) 9.0 (8.5-9.4) .009
Multiplicity of infection Not available 3.1 (2.8-3.5) 2.5 (2.3-2.9) .03