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Table 3 Distribution of G6PD deficiency genetic variants with respect to sex, age group and malaria status of the study population, Metehara Health Center, Eastern Ethiopia, from September 2020 to September 2021

From: Prevalence of G6PD deficiency and distribution of its genetic variants among malaria-suspected patients visiting Metehara health centre, Eastern Ethiopia

Characteristics G6PD genotype
G267 + 119C/T A376T ChrX: 154535443
Wild type (%) Mutant GC (%) Wild type
(%)
Mutant
AT
Wild type (%) Mutant GC (%)
Sex
 Male 1 (33.3) 4 (36.4) 4 (40) 0 5 (41.7) 0
 Female 2 (66.7) 7 (63.6) 6 (60) 1 8 (58.3) 1 (100)
Malaria status
 Positive 1 (33.3) 7 (63.6) 7 (70) 0 8 (58.3) 0
 Negative 2 (66.7) 4 (36.4) 3 (30) 1 5 (41.7) 1 (100)
Age group (years)
 ≤ 5 0 1 (9) 1 (10) 0 1 (7.7) 0
 5–14 0 1 (9) 1 (10) 0 1 (7.7) 0
 ≥ 15 3 (100) 9 (82) 8 (80) 1 11 (84.6) 1 (100)