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Table 2 Association of different levels of anaemia, and malaria and IPIs in the study population

From: Coinfection with malaria and intestinal parasites, and its association with anaemia in children in Cameroon

Type of infection n Type of anaemia
Mild (%) Moderate (%) Severe (%)
Malaria 183 127 (69.4) 32 (17.5) 24 (13.1)
IPIs* 27 19 (70.4) 4 (14.8) 4 (14.8)
Total 210 146 (69.5) 36 (17.1) 28 (13.3)
  1. *All patients with IPIs were also infected with malaria, which implies coinfection