The use of PCR in the diagnosis of hyper-reactive malarial splenomegaly (HMS).

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Between August 1997 and September 1998, 14 cases of hyper-reactive malarial splenomegaly (HMS) were diagnosed in the Instituto de Salud Carlos III in Madrid, Spain. These cases, from Equatorial Guinea and Cameroon, were identified using the diagnostic criteria established by Y. M. Fakunle in 1981: gross splenomegaly; high levels of anti-malarial antibodies… (More)

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@article{Puente2000TheUO, title={The use of PCR in the diagnosis of hyper-reactive malarial splenomegaly (HMS).}, author={Sabino Puente Puente and Jos{\'e} Miguel Rubio and Mercedes Subirats and Mar Lago and J. Gonz{\'a}lez-lahoz and Agust{\^i}n Benito}, journal={Annals of tropical medicine and parasitology}, year={2000}, volume={94 6}, pages={559-63} }