Acute lung injury and other serious complications of Plasmodium vivax malaria.

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Plasmodium vivax infection is classified among the so-called benign malarias, but it is increasingly recognised that serious and even life-threatening complications may occur. We present the case of a returning traveller with P vivax infection who developed acute lung injury 3 days into treatment, and discuss the serious complications of this infection. The… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/S1473-3099(08)70153-1

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