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Table 2 Prevalence of peripheral malaria in pregnancy, Salavan Province, Laos, 2014

From: Prevalence of malaria in pregnancy in southern Laos: a cross-sectional survey

  Number tested n (%) RDT+ n (%) PCR+
Pf+ Pf + Pv+ Pv+ Total
Community survey (during pregnancy) Vapi 205 2 (1.0) 0 (0.0) 1 (0.5) 11 (5.4) 12/204 (5.9)a
Hospital survey (at delivery) Vapi 44 0 (0.0) 2 (4.5) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 2 (4.5)
Salavan 248 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0)
Toumlane 39 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0)
  1. Pv P. vivax, Pf P. falciparum
  2. aRT-qPCR was performed in 204/205 women (venous blood was not available for one woman)