What is the role of imaging studies in the workup of malaria?

Updated: Apr 26, 2019
  • Author: Thomas E Herchline, MD; Chief Editor: Michael Stuart Bronze, MD  more...
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The following imaging studies may be considered:

  • Chest radiography, if respiratory symptoms are present

  • Computed tomography of the head, if central nervous system symptoms are present


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