Malaria in migrants.

  title={Malaria in migrants.},
  author={F Castelli and Alberto Matteelli and Silvio Caligaris and Maurizio Gulletta and Issa El-Hamad and Carla Scolari and Gweltaz Chatel and Giampiero Carosi},
  volume={41 1-3},
An increasing proportion of malaria cases in Italy is observed in immigrants revisiting their country of origin, but little specific research work has been carried out in this field. All malaria cases occurring from 1990 to 1998 at the Reference Clinic for Infectious and Tropical Diseases in Brescia were prospectically evaluated to compare clinical outcome in migrant and non-immune cases. No difference was observed between parasitaemia at diagnosis and time to clearance of peripheral… CONTINUE READING