Evidence and implications of mortality associated with acute Plasmodium vivax malaria.

Abstract

Vivax malaria threatens patients despite relatively low-grade parasitemias in peripheral blood. The tenet of death as a rare outcome, derived from antiquated and flawed clinical classifications, disregarded key clinical evidence, including (i) high rates of mortality in neurosyphilis patients treated with vivax malaria; (ii) significant mortality from zones… (More)
DOI: 10.1128/CMR.00074-12

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@article{Baird2013EvidenceAI, title={Evidence and implications of mortality associated with acute Plasmodium vivax malaria.}, author={John Kevin Baird}, journal={Clinical microbiology reviews}, year={2013}, volume={26 1}, pages={36-57} }