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Table 1 Proportion of asymptomatic Plasmodium infections detected among 48 schoolchildren over 2 years sampling period in Kedougou, Senegal

From: Asymptomatic Plasmodium vivax infections among Duffy-negative population in Kedougou, Senegal

Sampling period Plasmodium genus screening Total Malaria species screening* Total
Positive
n (%)
Negative
n (%)
  P. falciparum
n (%)
P. vivax
n (%)
 
May 2010 15 (31.2) 33 (68.75) 48 10 (66.7) 5 (33.3) 15
November 2010 28 (58.3) 20 (41.66) 48 23 (82.1) 5 (17.9) 28
May 2011 10 (20.8) 38 (79.17) 48 7 (70.0) 3 (30.0) 10
November 2011 21 (43.7) 27 (56.25) 48 19 (90.5) 2 (9.5) 21
Total 74 (38.5) 118 (61.5) 192 59 (79.7) 15 (20.3) 74
  1. *Number and percentage were expressed relative to Plasmodium-positive samples