Table 1: Thrombocytopenia in patients with malaria and without malaria.

Platelet countMalaria positive patients (% age)
GradeTotal (% age)Plasmodium falciparum positive (% age)Plasmodium vivax positive patients (% age) Malaria negative patients (% age) Total ( 𝑛 = 2 2 8 )

325,000–50,000 dL27 (12)22 (18)05 (4)46 (20)81 (35.5%)
250,000–75,000 dL46 (20)30 (25)16 (13)47 (20.6)93 (41%)
175,000–150,000 dL48 (21)30 (25)18 (15)06 (2.6)54 (23.7)

Total121 (53)82 (68%)39 (32%)107 (47)228 (100%)