Plasmodium

What is Plasmodium?

Plasmodium is a metazoa which causes malaria in humans. The definitive host is human and intermediate host is mosquito. Four species of Plasmodium affects humans- Plasmodium falciparum, P vivax, P ovale and P malariae. Out of these P falciparum can affect the brain and produce cerebral malaria.

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please provide details regarding rare attached disease.Urgent.

Also suggest any specialist Dr since it looks pretty rare disease

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There is imalarial infection with Plasmodium falciparum

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My daughter was diagnosed with malaria today, after having been in Panama 6 weeks ago.
What can I do to help with home care.
She is experiencing...

doctor1 MD

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Please see the detailed answer below.

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Hello dear,

Regarding your concern, I think in this situation, your daughter...

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My husband keeps getting malaria and the last test showed it's in his liver. What's the best medicine for him to take to get rid of...

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Hello Michelle! Ι have been through your question.

First, to define better the treatment I need to know which type...

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My daughter was diagnosed with malaria today, after having been in Panama 6 weeks ago. What can I do to help with home care . She is experiencing...

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