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Table 5 Rapid diagnostic tests results obtained either in the field or in the laboratory compared with expert malaria microscopy findings

From: Implementation of a malaria rapid diagnostic test in a rural setting of Nanoro, Burkina Faso: from expectation to reality

  Microscopy + N = 244 n (%) Microscopy − N = 163 n (%) Total
HRP2 + (lab) HRP2 − (lab) HRP2 + (lab) HRP2 − (lab)
HRP2 + (field) 237 (97.1) 1 (0.4) 38 (23.3) 39 (23.9) 315
HRP2 – (field) 3 (1.2) 3 (1.2) 4 (2.4) 82 (50.3) 92
Total 240 4 42 121 407