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Overview of non-falciparum malaria in nonpregnant adults and children

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Non-falciparum malaria refers to malaria infection due to Plasmodium species other than P. falciparum; these include P. vivax, P. ovale, P. malariae, and P. knowlesi


Worldwide, the greatest mortality due to malaria is associated with P. falciparum infection. Infections caused by P. knowlesi and P. vivax are also associated with significant risk of morbidity and mortality [2-4]; patients with uncomplicated malaria due to these species are vulnerable to deterioration even after ...

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University of Oxford
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MSD
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NDM
Sub department:
Tropical Medicine
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University of Oxford
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MSD
Department:
NDM
Sub department:
Tropical Medicine
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Wolters Kluwer Health
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Publication date:
2016-05-01
Acceptance date:
2016-05-12
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2016-05-27

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