Rapid reemergence of T cells into peripheral circulation following treatment of severe and uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria.

@article{Hviid1997RapidRO,
  title={Rapid reemergence of T cells into peripheral circulation following treatment of severe and uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria.},
  author={Lars Hviid and Joergen A. L. Kurtzhals and Bamenla Quarm Goka and Joseph Oliver-Commey and Francis K. Nkrumah and Thor G. Theander},
  journal={Infection and immunity},
  year={1997},
  volume={65 10},
  pages={4090-3}
}
Frequencies and absolute numbers of peripheral T-cell subsets were monitored closely following acute Plasmodium falciparum malaria in 22 Ghanaian children from an area of hyperendemicity for seasonal malaria transmission. The children presented with cerebral or uncomplicated malaria (CM or UM, respectively) or with severe malarial anemia. For all patients the frequencies and absolute numbers of peripheral T cells were lower than normal during the acute stage of disease. This lowering was most… CONTINUE READING

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