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Table 3 Distribution of G6PD phenotype among Congolese children based on Plasmodium falciparum malaria diagnosis results

From: An update on glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency in children from Brazzaville, Republic of Congo

Gender G6PD phenotype Malaria negative, n (%) Uncomplicated malaria n (%) Sub-microscopic infection n (%)
Male G6PD normal 57 (64.8) 10 (11.4) 21 (23.9)
  G6PD deficiency 19 (79.2) 1 (4.2) 4 (16.7)
Female G6PD normal 43 (59.7) 8 (11.1) 21 (29.2)
  G6PD heterozygous 18 (72.0) 2 (8.0) 5 (20.0)
  G6PD deficiency 1 (33.3) 1 (33.3) 1 (33.4)