The prevalence of Plasmodium falciparum and P. vivax in relation to Anopheles maculatus densities in a Malaysian village.

@article{Rahman1993ThePO,
  title={The prevalence of Plasmodium falciparum and P. vivax in relation to Anopheles maculatus densities in a Malaysian village.},
  author={Wahab A. Rahman and Ahmad Abu Hassan and C. R. Adanan and Mohamed Rosli Abdul Rashid},
  journal={Acta tropica},
  year={1993},
  volume={55 4},
  pages={231-5}
}
Blood from most of the residents of a remote village in northern peninsular Malaysia, bordering Thailand, was examined for malaria parasites monthly for 1 year. Plasmodium vivax was the commonest infection, but P. falciparum and mixed infections also occurred. Monthly collections of the malaria vector, Anopheles maculatus showed a positive correlation… CONTINUE READING