Experimental concomitant toxoplasma and malaria infection in rats.

@article{Rifaat1984ExperimentalCT,
  title={Experimental concomitant toxoplasma and malaria infection in rats.},
  author={Manal M A Rifaat and Samar Abdallah Mohamed Salem and Magda E. Azab and I A el-Razik and E H Safer and S R Beshir and S F el-Shennawy},
  journal={Folia parasitologica},
  year={1984},
  volume={31 2},
  pages={97-104}
}
The effect of concomitant toxoplasma and malaria infection on the reticuloendothelial system was investigated in rats. This was evaluated by the level of plasmodial parasitaemia; humoral antibody response; effect on splenic weight; histopathological changes in thymus and spleen; histopathological and histochemical changes in liver. The parasitaemia appeared after 2 days in single malaria and concomitant infections. The peak was reached after 6 days with single and precedent malaria, and after… CONTINUE READING