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Table 1 Number (%) of gametocytes of each stage in the different compartments of the bone marrow

From: The extravascular compartment of the bone marrow: a niche for Plasmodium falciparum gametocyte maturation?

  Stage II Stage III Stage IV Stage V Undetermined Total
Intravascular 1 0 1 8 2 12 (10)
Extravascular 37 30 20 4 17 108 (67)
Unknown 5 3 1 2 8 19 (23)
Total 43 (31) 33 (24) 22 (16) 14 (10) 27 (19) 139
  88 (71) 14 (10) 27 (19)