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Table 6 Association of malaria severity with the msp1 and msp2 alleles

From: Allelic diversity of merozoite surface protein genes (msp1 and msp2) and clinical manifestations of Plasmodium falciparum malaria cases in Aceh, Indonesia

Gene Allele Severe Mild p-value OR CI95%
n % n %
msp1 K1 7 36.8 27 38 0.17 2.46 0.55–12.50
MAD20 4 21 38 53.6
RO33 0 0 1 1.4
K1 + MAD20 1 5.4 4 5.6 0.47 2.37 0.03–33.59
K1 + RO33 3 15.8 1 1.4 0.00 28.50 1.59–15.32
MAD20 + RO33 4 21 0 0
msp2 3D7 7 36.8 30 42.3
FC27 11 57.9 23 32.4 0.19 2.04 0.6–7.22
FC27 + 3D7 1 5.3 18 25.3 0.16 0.23 0.01–2.15