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Table 1 Clinical characteristics and laboratory parameters of Ghanaian children with complicated and uncomplicated malaria

From: Age-related pattern and monocyte-acquired haemozoin associated production of erythropoietin in children with severe malarial anaemia in Ghana

Group N Mean age (Years) Mean haemoglobin (g/dL) Mean parasitaemia (parasites/uL)
Complicated malaria 36 4 (1–10)* 3.9 (2.1-4.8)* 175,026.4 (2,832-1,958,270)*
Uncomplicated malaria 64 6 (1–13)* 9.8 (8.1-12.7)* 121,692.4 (3,618-516,870.)*
Controls 20 6 (2–8)* 11.335 (9.6-12.5)* 302.6 (0.0-2,472)*
  1. *Data are means (minimum and maximum values). N = sample size.