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Table 2 Demographic and malaria parasite characteristics – Plasmodium vivax population

From: Performance of a sensitive haemozoin‐based malaria diagnostic test validated for vivax malaria diagnosis in Brazilian Amazon

Characteristic Value, n (%)
Gender
 Male 163 (59.1)
 Female 113 (40.9)
Age (mean, SD) 40.4 (± 18.8)
Previous malaria episode
 Yes 168 (60.9)
 No 108 (39.1)
 Parasite density per µL (mean, SD) 6,220 (± 8,254)
 Parasite range (min, max) 18–73, 815
Parasitaemia density distribution (parasite/µL)
 < 1,000 34 (26.1)
 1,000–10,000 90 (69.2)
 > 10,000 6 (4.6)
  1. n number of subjects, min  minimum value, max  maximum value, SD  standard deviation