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Table 2 Malaria parasite species identified by PCR (N = 39), Northern Lao PDR

From: Prevalence and risk factors for asymptomatic malaria and genotyping of glucose 6-phosphate (G6PD) deficiencies in a vivax-predominant setting, Lao PDR: implications for sub-national elimination goals

Species n % of PCR-positives; 95% CI
Plasmodium vivax 28 71.8 (46.1–88.4)
P. falciparum/P. vivax 5 12.8 (4.5–31.6)
P. falciparum 3 7.7 (1.9–26.7)
P. malariae 2 5.1 (1.1–21.6)
P. vivax/P. malariae 1 2.6 (0.3–18.7)
All species 39