TABLE 1.

Characteristics of the study population

ParameterMedianMinimumMaximum
Age (yrs)241759
Body wt (kg)593990
ALAT (unit/liter)242.1123.1
Hemoglobin (g/100 ml)12.48.718.3
Plasmodium count at beginning of treatment17,1801,127109,360
Plasmodium count at end of follow-upa0040,365
  • a Plasmodium parasites were detectable in 2 patients.