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Table 2 Distribution of Plasmodium species according to clinical status.

From: Malaria infection and disease in an area with pyrethroid-resistant vectors in southern Benin

Plasmodium species Asymptomatic children Sick children Total
Pf 593 102 695
Pf+Pm 9 0 9
Pf+Po 15 3 18
Pf+Pm+Po 1 0 1
Pm 21 3 24
Pm+Po 1 0 1
Po 14 2 16
Total 654 110 764
  1. Pf: Plasmodium falciparum; Po: Plasmodium ovale; Pm: Plasmodium malariae. The plamodial formula on the 764 of the Plasmodium-positive thick blood film is Pf = 0.95; Pm = 0.05; Po = 0.05.