[Malaria in travelers returning to Israel from endemic areas: diagnosis of two patients in a family practice].

Abstract

2 cases of malaria in family practice are described in a 26- and a 50-year-old woman. Both probably could have been prevented had common chemoprophylactic drugs been taken. The risk of malaria is greater than the risk of possible side-effects of the drugs commonly used by travelers for prevention. Family physicians must be aware of the possibility of… (More)

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@article{Matalon1999MalariaIT, title={[Malaria in travelers returning to Israel from endemic areas: diagnosis of two patients in a family practice].}, author={Andre Matalon and Amos Moshe Yinnon}, journal={Harefuah}, year={1999}, volume={137 12}, pages={617-8, 679} }