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Table 3 Distribution of platelet counts in the study groups

From: Impact of Plasmodium falciparum infection on haematological parameters in children living in Western Kenya

Platelet count Malaria Positive
N=523
Malaria Negative
N=438
<50x103/μL 25 (5%) 0
<50x103/μL 230 (44%) 16 (4%)
151-450x103/μL 258 (49%) 356 (81%)
>450x103/μL 10 (2%) 66(15%)