Table 1 Characteristics of study participants stratified by study group.

From: Classification of invasive bloodstream infections and Plasmodium falciparum malaria using autoantibodies as biomarkers

Characteristics (statistics) Bacteremia (30) Malaria (35) Control (10)
Age in years [median (IQR)] 2 (1–3) 2 (1–3) 1 (1–3)
Female [n (%)] 15 (50) 17 (49) 5 (50)
Parasite count/µl [median (IQR)] NA 181,670 (32,692–324,725) NA
Bacterial isolate [n (%)]
Non-typhi Salmonella (NTS) 13 (43) NA NA
Salmonella Typhi 7 (23) NA NA
Streptococcus pneumoniae 5 (17) NA NA
Staphylococcus aureus 3 (10) NA NA
Acinetobacter spp. 1 (3) NA NA
Campylobacter spp. 1 (3) NA NA
  1. IQR interquartile range, n sample size, NA not applicable.