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Table 1 Data summary

From: Multi-method assessment of patients with febrile illness reveals over-diagnosis of malaria in rural Uganda

RDT Microscopy PCR
M [40] F [38] ≤5 [18] ALL [78] M [33] F [34] ≤5 [15] ALL [67] M [37] F [34] ≤5 [15] ALL [71]
30.0 52.6 44.4 41.0 33.3 50.0 40.0 41.8 35.1 41.2 40.0 38.0
  1. Data reflects the percentage of positive samples discovered by each diagnostic test in two patient demographics: sex (M male, F female) and age (≤5 = patients 5 years of age or less). Square brackets indicate sample sizes