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Table 1 Demographic, clinical and laboratory data for paediatric and adult patients with malaria (n = 110)

From: Frequency of G6PD Mediterranean in individuals with and without malaria in Southern Pakistan

Parameters Paediatric group Adult group All patients
n 32 78 110
Age in years (mean ± SD) 6.9 ± 4.9 35.2 ± 13.9 27.0 ± 17.6
Haemoglobin g/dL (mean ± SD) 9.2 ± 2.7 10.7 ± 2.8 10.3 ± 2.8
White cell count × 109/L(median; IQR) 8.0 (5.9–9.3) 6.9 (4.8-10.8) 7.3 (5.0–10.0)
Platelet count × 109/L(median; IQR) 130 (105–255) 109 (55–151) 120 (59–183)
Parasite count/µL (median; IQR) 2916 (800–26,180) 15,740 (4185–59,290) 9960 (2360–48,740)
Alanine aminotransferase IU/L (median; IQR) 47 (42–71) 43.9 (31.0–53.0) 44.7 (32.53)
Serum creatinine (mg/dL) (median; IQR) 0.9 (0.6–1.2) 1.3 (1.0–1.6) 1.2 (0.9–1.4)