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Table 2 Differential overall prevalence of mixed and mono infections in Eastern and Luapula Provinces combined

From: Patterns of mixed Plasmodium species infections among children six years and under in selected malaria hyper-endemic communities of Zambia: population-based survey observations

Infection pattern No. Percentage
P.f 419 88
P.m 4 1
P.o 2 0.4
Pf + Pm + Po 6 1.3
Pf + Pm + Pv 1 0.2
Pf + Pm 31 6.5
Pf + Po 10 2.1
Pf + Pv 1 0.2
Total 474 100
Total combinations 55 10.3*
  1. Note: All positives is the n = 474, *10.3%, is the percentage for all mixed infection combination.
  2. Key: Pf-Plasmodium falciparum; Pm- Plasmodium malariae; Po- Plasmodium ovale; Pv- Plasmodium vivax.