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Table 3 Effect of malaria parasitaemia status on temperature/fever and anaemia

From: Influence of Plasmodium gametocyte carriage on the prevalence of fever, splenomegaly and cardiovascular parameters in children less than 15 years in the Mount Cameroon area: cross sectional study

Parameter Malaria parasitaemia status Test
AP (n) ASP Pos (n) ASP + Gam Pos (n) P- value
N 285 136 33  
Mean Temperature 37.0 ± 0.6 37.0 ± 0.7 37.5 ± 0.8 9.66a
<0.001
Prevalence (%) of Fever 19.0 (54) 22.8 (31) 39.4 (13) 7.08b
0.025
Prevalence (%) of Anaemia 21.4 (61) 38.2 (52) 54.5 (18) 24.15b
<0.001
  1. aF test
  2. b-χ2 test