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Table 3 Description of cases

From: A descriptive study of 16 severe Plasmodium vivax cases from three municipalities of Colombia between 2009 and 2013

    Vital signs on admission Physical examination on admission  
Cases Reason for consultation Diagnosis on admission Temperature (°C) Pulse (BPM) Respiratory rate (RPM) Arterial Pressure (Systolic/Diastolic mmHG) Hydrated Jaundice Hepatomegaly Splenomegaly Complications during admission and hospitalization
1 Fever, chills, myalgia, asthenia, adynamia Vivax malaria 36.0 70 20 110/70 Yes No No No Elevated transaminase
2 Fever, chills, headache, myalgia Vivax malaria 37.6 76 22 100/90 Data not available Si Si No Acute renal failure, elevated bilirubin, jaundice with evidence of organ failure
3 Fever, chills, headache, myalgia Dengue with alarm signs 37.0 100 20 100/80 No No No No Spontaneous bleeding, elevated transaminase and bilirubin
4 Fever, chills, headache, myalgia Vivax malaria 39.2 92 29 100/50 Data not available No Si No Elevated bilirubin
5 Fever, chills, headache Vivax malaria 36.3 98 20 90/60 No No Data not available Data not available Shock, thrombocytopaenia
6 Fever, chills, headache, myalgia, asthenia, adynamia Febril syndrome 39.0 140 24 Data not available No No Data not available Data not available Hypoglycaemia
7 Fever, chills, headache, myalgia Vivax malaria 37.4 84 20 110/70 No Si No No Elevated transaminase, jaundice with evidence of organ failure
8 Fever, chills, headache, Febril syndrome 39.0 104 32 60/20 No No No No Shock, thrombocytopaenia
9 Fever, chills, myalgia, asthenia, adynamia Vivax malaria 34.5 88 22 110/80 Yes No No No Thrombocytopaenia
10* Fever, chills, headache, asthenia, adynamia Febril syndrome 37.0 100 22 100/60 Yes No No No Elevated bilirubin
11 Fever, chills, asthenia, adynamia Vivax malaria Data not available 80 19 110/70 Yes Si No No Elevated bilirubin, jaundice with evidence of organ failure
12 Fever, chills, headache, asthenia, adynamia Vivax malaria 36.5 90 18 100/50 Yes Si Si Si Shock
13 Fever, chills, headache, asthenia, adynamia Vivax malaria 37.0 88 22 120/80 Yes Si Si No Thrombocytopaenia
14 Fever, chills, headache Vivax malaria 37.0 117 28 Data not available Yes No Si Si Spontaneous bleeding, severe anaemia
15 Fever, chills, headache, myalgia Febril syndrome 39.5 80 19 110/70 No No No No Elevated bilirubin
16* Fever, chills Gestational hypertension Data not available 84 16 140/90 Yes No No No Severe anaemia
  1. *Pregnant cases.