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Plasmodium vivax infection: a major determinant of severe anaemia in infancy

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Most malarious countries outside of Africa are co-endemic for Plasmodium falciparum and Plasmodium vivax. The comparative burden of anaemia in the community caused by these two species is incompletely characterized.A three-stage, cross-sectional, community survey was used to determine the proportion of moderate or severe anaemia (haemoglobin <7 g/dL) attributable to patent P. vivax, P. falciparum and mixed parasitaemia in Papua, Indonesia. Adjusted population-attributable fractions were ca...

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Peer reviewed
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10.1186/s12936-016-1373-8

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Kenangalem, E More by this author
Karyana, M More by this author
Burdarm, L More by this author
Simpson, JA More by this author
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Grant:
091625; GR071614MA
Publisher:
BioMed Central Publisher's website
Journal:
Malaria Journal Journal website
Volume:
15
Pages:
321
Publication date:
2017-06-16
Acceptance date:
2017-06-04
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EISSN:
1475-2875
ISSN:
1475-2875
Pubs id:
pubs:628852
URN:
uri:bfe6b67b-44ca-46f2-b867-fe0b9ae19b32
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uuid:bfe6b67b-44ca-46f2-b867-fe0b9ae19b32
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pubs:628852

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