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Table 4 Malaria species in source countries by year of report

From: The incidence of malaria in travellers to South-East Asia: is local malaria transmission a useful risk indicator?

Species 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 Total
P. falciparum 47 34 24 22 22 17 166
P. vivax 82 63 61 41 60 42 349
P. ovale 2 3 3 1 1 1 11
P. malariae 1 1 1 1 1 0 5
P. knowlesi 0 0 0 0 2 1 3
unspeciated plasmodium 7 18 12 14 10 4 65
mixed cases 1 0 2 3 2 1 9
  1. Laboratory diagnosed species as reported to respective surveillance bodies.