[Pregnancy and malaria. Study of 143 cases in French Guyana].

  title={[Pregnancy and malaria. Study of 143 cases in French Guyana].},
  author={Gabriel Carles and Frantz Bousquet and Pierre Raynal and Christian Peneau and V{\'e}ronique Mignot and Philippe L Arbeille},
  journal={Journal de gynecologie, obstetrique et biologie de la reproduction},
  volume={27 8},
Malaria is the most frequent infection world wide affecting pregnant women. The association of malaria and pregnancy sometimes has serious repercussions on the foetus and increases maternal morbidity. We report 143 cases of pregnant women infected by Plasmodium falciparum in French Guyana. The consequences on the fetus in this area, where the maternal… CONTINUE READING