On Fri, 5 Mar 1999, Dr. Peter W. Pappas wrote:
> I have never heard of a "malaria parasite score," but the "malaria parasite
> index" refers to the percentage of individuals showing parasites in the
> peripheral blood (Chatterjee, K.D., 1952, Human parasites and parasitic
> diseases, pg. 441).
Last time I checked, the score was 489 million to nothing for malaria.
(if this list were moderated, you wouldn't have been subjected to this)