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Table 2 Characteristics of patients with P. ovale curtisi or P. ovale wallikeri (details in Additional file 1)

From: A comparison of two PCR protocols for the differentiation of Plasmodium ovale species and implications for clinical management in travellers returning to Germany: a 10-year cross-sectional study

  Patients with P. ovale curtisi Patients with P. ovale wallikeri
Male-to-female ratio 3.4 1.6
Age in years (median; IQR) 30; 26.0 30; 20.5
Latency period in days (median; IQR) 56.0; 153.5 58; 98.0
Thrombocyte count per µL (median, IQR) 138.5; 105.8 152.0; 155.0
  1. IQR interquartile range