Malaria in a liver transplant recipient: a case report.

Abstract

Malaria is an exotic complication in liver transplants patients. It can be acquired either by transfusion of blood products or through the transplanted organ. Infections caused by Plasmodium spp are unusual in liver transplants; to date, only four cases have been reported in the literature. Herein we have presented a case of Plasmodium vivax in a liver… (More)

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@article{Mejia2006MalariaIA, title={Malaria in a liver transplant recipient: a case report.}, author={Guadalupe A. Mejia and Carlos {\'A}lvarez and Henry Pulido and Beatrice Ramirez and Celia Cardozo and Yanette Su{\'a}rez and Roberto L Lobelo and Tony Sarquis and Ana Mar{\'i}a Uribe}, journal={Transplantation proceedings}, year={2006}, volume={38 9}, pages={3132-4} }