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Table 2 Plasmodium species according to the site of infection

From: Malaria and other febrile diseases among travellers: the experience of a reference centre located outside the Brazilian Amazon Region

Country State Plasmodium species (n)
Pv Pf Pv + Pf Pm Total
Brazil   115 17 9 1 142
  Rondônia 39 7 4 0 50
  Pará 33a 6a 1 0 40
  Amazonas 11 1 1 1 14
  Maranhão 10 0 2 0 12
  Mato Grosso 8a 1 1 0 10
  Acre 7 1 0 0 8
  Roraima 3 1 0 0 4
  Amapá 3 0 0 0 3
  Tocantins 1 0 0 0 1
Angola   2 10a 1 0 13
Guiana   6 0 3 0 9
Mozambique   0 9b 0 0 9
French Guiana   4 1 1 0 6
South Africa   1 4a 0 0 5
Guinea   0 1 0 0 1
Guatemala   1 0 0 0 1
Equatorial Guinea   1 0 0 0 1
Venezuela   1 0 0 0 1
Ivory Coast   0 1 0 0 1
Cameroon   0 0 1 0 1
Liberia   0 1 0 0 1
São Tomé and Príncipe   0 1 0 0 1
Suriname   1 0 0 0 1
Total   132 45 15 1 193
  1. Pv, Plasmodium vivax; Pf, Plasmodium falciparum; Pm, Plasmodium malariae
  2. aRepresents a severe case
  3. bRepresents a fatal case