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Case management of malaria in pregnancy.

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In all malarious areas, infection by any of the main human plasmodial species during pregnancy is detrimental to the mother and the fetus. These potentially fatal infections must be prevented, but when they develop they require prompt diagnosis and treatment. Current tools to detect malaria parasites in pregnant women are often not used and remain too insensitive to detect a low parasitaemia. The kinetics, safety, and efficacy of available antimalarial drugs are poorly documented because preg...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Medicine, Thailand/Laos MOP
Role:
Author
Journal:
The Lancet. Infectious diseases
Volume:
7
Issue:
2
Pages:
118-125
Publication date:
2007-02-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1474-4457
ISSN:
1473-3099
URN:
uuid:b9a59986-68a8-480d-9f64-7de7bcb89ea7
Source identifiers:
28286
Local pid:
pubs:28286

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