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Table 1 Clinical characteristics of the proteomics discovery cohort

From: Depleted circulatory complement-lysis inhibitor (CLI) in childhood cerebral malaria returns to normal with convalescence

Proteomics discovery cohortClinical groups [Total N = 120]
UMCMSMACC
Pool N (%)30 (25%)30 (25%)30 (25%)30 (25%)
Age (months)
Median (IQR)
43 (28–81)48 (36–62)39 (19–58)72 (37–96)
Sex: F/M18/1215/1516/1420/10
PCV (%)
Median (IQR)
31 (25–35)25 (20–31)12 (11–15)34 (32–35)
Parasite densitya
Median (IQR)
45,981
(19,506–61,646)
2252
(667–65,791)
17,216
(1193–30,806)
N/A
  1. a Parasite density not significantly different between malaria groups
  2. N number, IQR interquartile range, PCV pack cell volume, UM uncomplicated malaria, SMA severe malarial anaemia, CM cerebral malaria