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Table 3 Parasite densities

From: Clinical malaria among pregnant women on combined insecticide treated nets (ITNs) and intermittent preventive treatment (IPTp) with sulphadoxine-pyrimethamine in Yaounde, Cameroon

Type of malaria

Median WBC count

Geometric mean


9,300 cells/μL

13, 234.5 ring trophozoites/μL


6, 555 cells/μL

7, 834.7 ring trophozoites/μL