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World Journal of Pharmaceutical
and Medical Research

An International Peer Reviewed Journal for Pharmaceutical and Medical Research and Technology
An Official Publication of Society for Advance Healthcare Research (Reg. No. : 01/01/01/31674/16)
ISSN 2455-3301
IMPACT FACTOR: 5.922

ICV : 78.6

Abstract

PREVALENCE OF PLASMODIUM INFECTION IN HUMANS PRESENTING WITH SYMPTOMS OF MALARIA IN SOME HEALTH FACILITIES IN ENUGU METROPOLIS

Esimai Bessie Nonyelum* and Obeagu Emmanuel Ifeanyi

ABSTRACT

A parasitological evaluation of blood samples of 2000 symptomatic malaria patients (1000 males and 1000 females) in some health facilities of Enugu metropolis was conducted to determine the prevalence of Plasmodium (P) species. Plasmodium species encountered in patients showed significant difference (P<0.05) in the distribution P. malariae P. falcparum. A prevalence of 880 (88.0 percent) was recorded in males and 340 (34.0--percent) in females.

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