Uncomplicated Malaria

Diagnosis of Uncomplicated Malaria can be done by some blood tests -

  • Microscope examination of blood smears for malarial Parasites
  • Mild anemia
  • Decrease in blood platelets
  • Urine test may show
  1. increase in bilirubin concentration
  2. Increase in aminotransferase
  3. Detection of albumin

Mild Malaria

Symptoms of Mild Malaria is -

  • Fever
  • Chills
  • Sweats
  • Headaches
  • Nausea and vomiting
  • Body pain

The Symptoms of Malaria attack occurs in three stages and lasts for 6 to 10 hours

  • Cold stage - Cold, shivering
  • Hot stage - Fever, headache, vomiting
  • Sweating stage - sweat, fever, tiredness

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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