Table 2

Comparison of n (%) of women with platelet concentration by categories x 1,000/μL between the cases and controls
Platelets category Patients with severe malaria (N= 12) Patients with uncomplicated malaria (N= 48) Controls (N= 60) P
<50 5 (41.7) 17 (35.4) 0 (0.0) <0.001
50-74 1 (8.3) 10 (20.8) 0 (0.0) 0.002
75-99 5 (41.7) 15 (31.3) 1 (1.7) <0.001
100-149 1 (8.3) 3 (6.3) 1 (1.7) 0.08
≥150 0 (0.0) 3 (6.3) 58 (96.7) <0.001

Adam et al.

Adam et al. BMC Clinical Pathology 2012 12:10   doi:10.1186/1472-6890-12-10

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