What are the different kinds of malarial diseases?

Symptoms of Malaria appear after 7 to 40 days following a Mosquito bite.

  • 9 to 14 days for Plasmodium (P.) falciparum.
  • 12 to 18 days for P. vivax and P. ovale.
  • 18 to 40 days for P. malariae.

Based on the symptoms produced Malaria can be classified as

  • Uncomplicated Malaria
  • Mild/Classical Malaria
  • Severe Malaria
  • Malaria Relapses

Early diagnosis and treatment can give effective treatment.

Comments

moses odradria Thursday, January 5, 2012

this was wonderfully done

camaldina Sunday, February 6, 2011

Thanks for write-pus. Its very informative. You only talked about the treatment of malaria, but what about the treatment/avoidance of the Malaria Relapses, which is very important?

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