High Schizontaemia and Pigment-Containing Leukocytes in a Child Living Urban Area of Malaria Low Transmission Setting

Background: Presence of Plasmodium falciparum’s schizontes in peripheral blood is usually associated with severe malaria. However, presence of schizontes and pigment containing leucocytes is usually not recorded on the laboratory reports in clinical settings and yet theses stages findings may be helpful to manage the patient in context of low transmission… CONTINUE READING