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Table 2 Results of malaria detection by MMSR. Data broken out by gender and age

From: Use of real-time multiplex PCR, malaria rapid diagnostic test and microscopy to investigate the prevalence of Plasmodium species among febrile hospital patients in Sierra Leone

InfectionPopulation# Tested# Positive% Positivep-value
Malaria (MMSR data)All52626450.2
Male20610651.40.667
Female31915849.5
Age 5–14735372.6< 0.001
Age 15–2922712655.5
Age 30–441174639.3
Age 45+1053736.2