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Table 4 Comparison of hematology profiles with different malaria species

From: Haematological profile of children with malaria in Sorong, West Papua, Indonesia

Hematology profile P. vivax P. falciparum Mixed malaria p-value
Hemoglobin (g/dL), median (IQR) 10.25 (8.73–11.48) 8.70 (6.80–11.05) 6.05 (3.25–12.15) 0.018a
Hematocrit (%), median (IQR) 31.31 (8.066) 28.33 (8.27) 22.45 (13.99) 0.016b
Erythrocytes (x 106/µL), median (IQR) 4.34 (3.99–4.76) 3.89 (3.19–4.76) 3.42 (1.81–5.49) 0.059a
Leukocytes (x 103/µL), median (IQR) 7.2 (5.1–10.150) 5.55 (3.953–8.43) 11.4 (6.28–14.95) 0.006a
Platelets (x 103/µL), median (IQR) 189 (106–236.5) 118.5 (817.5–175.75) 186.5 (74.75–226.25) 0.01a
Neutrophil (x 103/µL), median (IQR) 53.15 (39.53–66.70) 49.65 (38.35–67.43) 50.95 (44.00–61.88) 0.942a
Lymphocytes (x 103/µL), median (IQR) 38.35 (27.05–52.00) 40.40 (24.28–50.80) 41.25 (30.45–46.28) 0.910a
Monocytes (x 103/µL), median (IQR) 6.60 (4.55–11.83) 8.60 (6.15–12.65) 7.80 (3.18–9.73) 0.031a
  1. aKruskal-Wallis, bANOVA