[The transplacental transport of Plasmodium falciparum in non-febrile parturient women in a holoendemic region].

@article{Chippaux1991TheTT,
  title={[The transplacental transport of Plasmodium falciparum in non-febrile parturient women in a holoendemic region].},
  author={Jean-Philippe Chippaux and Achille Massougbodji and S Ekou{\'e} and T Lanmasso and Martin C. Akogb{\'e}to and B Aguessy-Ahyi},
  journal={Bulletin de la Societe de pathologie exotique},
  year={1991},
  volume={84 5 Pt 5},
  pages={458-64}
}
Plasmodium falciparum parasitaemia measure, placenta print on microscope slide, immunofluorescence titration of Plasmodium antibodies and electrophoresis of haemoglobin were performed in 53 mothers and their child who did not shown any clinical signs of malaria. 51% from the mothers presented a patent parasitaemia associated with a high density of schizonts on uterine villi surface. Parasite density in children's blood was low and there was no correlation between mother's parasitaemia or… CONTINUE READING