Anaemia in acute, Plasmodium falciparum malaria in children from Orissa state, India.

@article{Das1999AnaemiaIA,
  title={Anaemia in acute, Plasmodium falciparum malaria in children from Orissa state, India.},
  author={Bhabani Shankar Das and Natasha Nanda and Pramod Kumar Rath and Rashmirekha Satapathy and Debashis Das},
  journal={Annals of tropical medicine and parasitology},
  year={1999},
  volume={93 2},
  pages={109-18}
}
The severity of anaemia associated with acute, Plasmodium falciparum malaria and the extent to which haemolysis, bone-marrow suppression, and pre-existent iron deficiency contribute to the anaemia were assessed in 102 Indian children aged 2-12 years. Blood haemoglobin (Hb), plasma unconjugated bilirubin and haptoglobin, serum iron and transferrin concentrations and transferrin saturation, red cell morphology and reticulocyte response were investigated in the patients and in 50 control children… CONTINUE READING

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