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Table 5 Other illnesses reported during the study among participants enrolled in malaria incidence study on Bioko Island, Equatorial Guinea (N = 240)

From: Incidence of Plasmodium falciparum malaria infection in 6-month to 45-year-olds on selected areas of Bioko Island, Equatorial Guinea

  n (%) Age group
6 to 59 months n = 79 5 to 17 years n = 81 18 to 45 years n = 80
Total 108 (100) 63 17 28
Acute upper and lower respiratory infections 57 (52.78) 37 7 13
Gastroenteritis and diarrheal diseases 10 (9.26) 7 1 2
Infections of the skin and subcutaneous tissues 9 (8.33) 8 1 0
Injuries and open wound 7 (6.48) 1 3 3
Unspecified fever 6 (5.56) 4 0 2
Helminthiases 5 (4.63) 2 0 3
Allergic contact dermatitis 4 (3.70) 3 1 0
Bacterial infections 3 (2.78) 0 2 1
Others 7 (6.48) 1 2 4