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Table 2 Absolute differences in parasite counts between Giemsa- and Leishman-stained blood slides

From: Comparing Leishman and Giemsa staining for the assessment of peripheral blood smear preparations in a malaria-endemic region in India

Absolute difference in parasite count between methods Mean difference No of cases (%)
0-400 129 46 (41.44%)
401-800 587 19 (17.11%)
801-1,200 984 15 (13.51%)
>1,200 6,294 31(27.92%)
Total 1,687 111(100%)