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Axonal injury in cerebral malaria.

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Impairment of consciousness and other signs of cerebral dysfunction are common complications of severe Plasmodium falciparum malaria. Although the majority of patients make a complete recovery a significant minority, particularly children, have sequelae. The pathological process by which P. falciparum malaria induces severe but usually reversible neurological complications has not been elucidated. Impairment of transport within nerve fibers could induce neurological dysfunction and may have t...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Medicine, Thailand/Laos MOP
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Medicine, Tropical Medicine
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Journal:
The American journal of pathology
Volume:
160
Issue:
2
Pages:
655-666
Publication date:
2002-02-05
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EISSN:
1525-2191
ISSN:
0002-9440
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uuid:0a3a0aa2-e6d2-4b13-9d21-4116b5168d6f
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9131
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pubs:9131

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