The anaemia of Plasmodium falciparum malaria.

Abstract

Anemia is an important complication of P. falciparum malaria infection. This paper describes recent studies that have attempted to define some of the pathophysiological mechanisms involved in different forms of infection and at different stages of the illness. After an acute infection there is a steady fall in the haemoglobin level with an inappropriate… (More)

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@article{Weatherall1982TheAO, title={The anaemia of Plasmodium falciparum malaria.}, author={David J. Weatherall and Saad Habib Abdalla and Martin J Pippard}, journal={British medical bulletin}, year={1982}, volume={38 2}, pages={147-51} }