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Table 6 Malaria asexual parasite density and distribution of RDT false negative results, by season

From: Seasonal performance of a malaria rapid diagnosis test at community health clinics in a malaria-hyperendemic region of Burkina Faso

Parasite threshold (parasites/μl of blood) Low malaria transmission season (N = 119) High malaria transmission season (N = 100)
N Frequency (%) N Frequency (%)
[0–100] 26 21.8 20 20
[100–500] 45 37.8 30 30
[500–1,000] 18 15.1 19 19
[1,000-5,000] 19 15.9 18 18
[5,000-10,000[ 11 09.2 13 13