Malaria and Anopheles mosquitos in Malaysia.

  title={Malaria and Anopheles mosquitos in Malaysia.},
  author={Wahab A. Rahman and A Che'Rus and Asma Hayati Ahmad},
  journal={The Southeast Asian journal of tropical medicine and public health},
  volume={28 3},
Until today, malaria is still one of the most important diseases in Malaysia. This is because Malaysia is located within the equatorial zone with high temperatures and humidities, usually important for the transmission of malaria. The number of malaria cases were estimated to be around 300,000 before the launching of the Malaria Eradication Program (MEP). The program was successful in reducing the numbers progressively during the 1967-1982 period. During the period 1980-1991, the highest number… CONTINUE READING

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