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Table 1 Characteristics of the studied population.

From: Pattern of humoral immune response to Plasmodium falciparum blood stages in individuals presenting different clinical expressions of malaria

Characteristics Clinical expressions of malaria Total
  CM (n = 70) UM (n = 148) AS (n = 15) n = 233
median age in years (25%–75%) 25.8 (17.0–40.0) 28.0 (22.0–37.0) 30.0 (25.8–39.5) 30.2
Sex (male/female %) 48.4/51.6 82.4/17.6 86.7/13.3  
mean number of previous malaria attacks 3.7 ± 6.5 11.9 ± 8.9 14.8 ± 8.3 10.2
  1. CM = complicated malaria, UM = uncomplicated malaria, AS = asymptomatic infection