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Table 2 Malaria prevalence according to the length of stay and malaria chemoprophylaxis in 306 febrile adults from non-Malaria endemic countries living or travelling in Burkina Faso

From: Malaria relevance and diagnosis in febrile Burkina Faso travellers: a prospective study

  Non malaria Malaria
Journeys under 3 months With adapted and well-taken chemoprophylaxis 71 1
  Malaria prevalence   1.4%
  Without appropriate chemoprophylaxis 21 11
  Malaria prevalence   34.4%
Journeys over 3 months With adapted and well-taken chemoprophylaxis 27 0
  Malaria prevalence   0%
  Without appropriate chemoprophylaxis 118 57
  Malaria prevalence   32.6%