Uncomplicated Malaria

Other Manifestations of Malaria ?

Neurological Manifestations

  • Cerebral malaria
  • Speech difficulties
  • Ataxia (difficulty in movements)
  • Deafness
  • Blindness

Recurrent infections of P. falciparum affected children can lead to anemia

During pregnancy malaria can cause

  • Premature delivery
  • Low birth baby
  • Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS)
  • Nephrotic syndromes or loss of protein in urine
  • Malarial Splenomegaly - Spleen enlargement
  • Susceptibility to other infections

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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