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Volume 16, Number 9—September 2010


Co-infections with Plasmodium knowlesi and Other Malaria Parasites, Myanmar

Ning Jiang1, Qiaocheng Chang1, Xiaodong Sun1, Huijun Lu, Jigang Yin, Zaixing Zhang, Mats Wahlgren, and Qijun ChenComments to Author 
Author affiliations: Author affiliations: Jilin University, Changchun, People’s Republic of China (N. Jiang, Q. Chang, H. Lu, J. Yin, Q. Chen); Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences, Beijing, People’s Republic of China (X. Sun, Z. Zhang, Q. Chen); Institute for Parasitic Disease Control, Puer City, People’s Republic of China (X. Sun, Z. Zhang); Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden (M. Wahlgren, Q. Chen)

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Plasmodium species identified in 146 persons, Myanmar, 2008

Parasite No. (%) persons
Plasmodium knowlesi 4 (2.7)
P. knowlesi/P. falciparum 13 (8.9)
P. knowlesi/P. vivax 13(8.9)
P. knowlesi/P. falciparum/P. vivax 2(1.4)
P. falciparum 51 (34.9)
P. vivax 53 (36.3)
P. falciparum/P. vivax 10 (6.9)

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1These authors contributed equally to this article.

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