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Thrombocytopaenia in pregnant women with malaria on the Thai-Burmese border.

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BACKGROUND: Haematological changes associated with malaria in pregnancy are not well documented, and have focused predominantly on anaemia. Examined here is thrombocytopaenia in pregnant women infected with Plasmodium falciparum or Plasmodium vivax in a low transmission area on the north-western border of Thailand. METHODS: In this observational study we reviewed the platelet counts from routine complete blood count (CBC) in a cohort of healthy and malaria infected Karen pregnant women atten...

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10.1186/1475-2875-7-209

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University of Oxford
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Publisher:
BioMed Central
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Malaria Journal More from this journal
Volume:
7
Issue:
1
Article number:
209
Publication date:
2008-01-01
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1475-2875
ISSN:
1475-2875
Language:
English
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uuid:6966dde7-557e-43d6-a326-14087f3c0613
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pubs:17528
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17528
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2012-12-19

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