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Foetal malaria, as illustrated by two cases

Robert William Felkin

Foetal malaria, as illustrated by two cases

by Robert William Felkin

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Published by Printed by Oliver and Boyd in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fetus -- Diseases.,
  • Malaria.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby R.W. Felkin.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination9 p. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18545754M

    The outlook for malaria control is grim. The disease, caused by mosquito-borne parasites, is present in countries and is responsible for over million clinical cases and 1 to 2 million deaths each year. Over the past two decades, efforts to control malaria have met with less and less success. malaria case or a fever case. “Case” is defined generally in Dorland’s medical dictionary2 as follows: Case. A particular instance of disease; sometimes used incorrectly to designate the patient with the disease Malaria control programmes typically report the number of “malaria cases” as the.

    Malaria is a mosquito-borne infectious disease that affects humans and other animals. Malaria causes symptoms that typically include fever, tiredness, vomiting, and headaches. In severe cases it can cause yellow skin, seizures, coma, or death. Symptoms usually begin ten to fifteen days after being bitten by an infected mosquito. If not properly treated, people may have recurrences of the Complications: Yellow skin, seizures, coma. Global estimates of malaria cases and deaths, – The findings in the World Malaria Report further strengthen the business case for investing in malaria control. The accelerated drive to achieve universal coverage with today’s tools, called for by the United Nations Secretary-.

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