Plasmodium falciparum-associated anemia in children at a large urban hospital in Zaire.

@article{Hedberg1993PlasmodiumFA,
  title={Plasmodium falciparum-associated anemia in children at a large urban hospital in Zaire.},
  author={Kristina Hedberg and Nathan Shaffer and Farzin Davachi and Allen W. Hightower and B Lyamba and Kalenga M Paluku and Phuc Nguyen-Dinh and Joel G. Breman},
  journal={The American journal of tropical medicine and hygiene},
  year={1993},
  volume={48 3},
  pages={365-71}
}
Chloroquine-resistant Plasmodium falciparum malaria and human virus (HIV) infection through blood transfusions used to treat malaria-associated anemia are causes of increasing morbidity and mortality among children in Africa. To evaluate the role of malaria and other risk factors for pediatric anemia, we conducted a study of children brought to the… CONTINUE READING