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Table 4 Treatment outcome during 28 days follow up period

From: Efficacy of artemether–lumefantrine therapy for the treatment of uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria in Southwestern Ethiopia

Treatment outcome N (%)
Treatment failure
 Late clinical failure 1 (1.1)
 Late parasitological failure 4 (4.5)
Adequate clinical and parasitological response 84 (94.4)
 28 days PCR uncorrected cure rate 84 (94.4)
 28 days PCR corrected cure rate 87 (97.8)
Re-infection
 Recurrent malaria by P. vivax 1 (1.1)
 Recurrent malaria by P. falciparum 2 (2.2)
Recrudescence 2 (2.2)