Malaria Recurrence Caused by Plasmodium falciparum

Shakoora Omonuwa, MD, Smith Omonuwa, MD, MSc


J Am Board Fam Med. 2002;15(2) 

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Prompt diagnosis and treatment can decrease the associated morbidity, potential mortality, and associated costs of malaria. Regardless of how recently or remotely travel occurred, malaria should be included in the differential diagnosis for anyone with a febrile illness who has lived in or traveled to an endemic area.


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