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Table 4 Warning signs of malaria in the study population

From: Clinical profile of Plasmodium falciparum and Plasmodium vivax infections in low and unstable malaria transmission settings of Colombia

Sign P. falciparum (n = 68/650) P. vivax (n = 61/673) p value a
  n % n %  
Tachypnea without fever 17 2.6 30 4.5 0.076
Choluria 30 4.6 13 1.9 0.007
Persistent vomiting 11 1.7 13 1.9 0.744
Consciousness alteration 9 1.4 5 0.8 0.254
Convulsions 1 0.2 0 0 NA
  1. ap value using the Chi-square test. NA, not applicable. Most frequent and significant data are highlighted in bold.