Cerebral malaria -- a neurovascular pathology with many riddles still to be solved.

@article{Coltel2004CerebralM,
  title={Cerebral malaria -- a neurovascular pathology with many riddles still to be solved.},
  author={Nicolas Coltel and Valery Combes and Nicholas Henry Hunt and Georges Emile Raymond Grau},
  journal={Current neurovascular research},
  year={2004},
  volume={1 2},
  pages={
          91-110
        }
}
Cerebral malaria (CM), one of the most common fatal complications of the heterogenous syndrome named severe malaria, is indubitably a post-infectious neurovascular pathology, as evidenced by histopathological analyses. This neurological syndrome is characterised not only by the cytoadherence of Plasmodium falciparum-infected erythrocytes, but also by morphological and functional alterations of brain microvascular endothelial cells subsequent to their interactions with circulating cells, such as… CONTINUE READING