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Table 6 Comparison of hematological profile between different malaria species

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

Hematology profile Uncomplicated Malaria p-value* Complicated Malaria p-value*
P. vivax P. falciparum Mixed malaria P. vivax P. falciparum Mixed malaria
Hemoglobin (g/dL), median (IQR) 10.30 (8.80–11.40) 8.90 (6.85–11.15) 3.30 (3.20) 0.001 8.70 (4.15–12.10) 8.20 (6.20–9.95) 11.0 (8.70) 0.340
Hematocrit (%), median (IQR) 32.0 (28.0–38.0) 28.40 (22.05–35.0) 11.30 (11.0) 0.001 25.0 (12.55–33.90) 26.50 (21.80–33.20) 33.60 (26.90) 0.322
Erythrocytes (x 106/µL), median (IQR) 4.38 (4.06–4.77) 3.89 (3.18–4.74) 1.88 (1.75) 0.001 3.77 (1.87–4.51) 3.90 (3.14–4.89) 5.27 (4.84) 0.124
Leukocytes (x 103/µL), median (IQR) 7.30 (4.90–10.20) 5.50 (4.05–8.15) 11.40 (8.0) 0.007 7.10 (5.95–11.0) 6.70 (3.30–16.95) 10.35 (5.70) 0.904
Platelets (x 103/µL), median (IQR) 189.0 (106.0–233.0) 120.0 (89.50–175.50) 204.0 (173.0) 0.011 218.0 (78.0–354.0) 109.0 (68.50–197.0) 121.0 (42.0) 0.352
Neutrophil (x 103/µL), median (IQR) 51.60 (39.60–64.90) 50.40 (38.70–67.25) 44.80 (43.20) 0.810 58.90 (34.60–68.50) 48.90 (28.80–69.70) 59.75 (55.50) 0.555
Lymphocytes (x 103/µL), median (IQR) 38.70 (28.70–52.0) 40.50 (24.40–48.95) 45.70 (44.70) 0.568 34.10 (25.65–52.10) 37.80 (23.15–67.80) 32.90 (28.0) 0.785
Monocytes (x 103/µL), median (IQR) 6.60 (4.50–12.30) 8.50 (6.25–11.90) 9.45 (8.90) 0.092 7.20 (4.90–8.20) 11.60 (5.25–20.60) 4.35 (2.0) 0.108
  1. *Kruskal-Wallis