Malaria, Cerebral

Known as: Cerebral Malaria, Malaria, Cerebral [Disease/Finding] 
A condition characterized by somnolence or coma in the presence of an acute infection with PLASMODIUM FALCIPARUM (and rarely other Plasmodium species… (More)
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1937-2018
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2010
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2010
P.berghei ANKA infection in CBA or CB57BL/6 mice is used widely as a murine 'model' of human cerebral malaria (HCM), despite… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND As efforts to control malaria are expanded across the world, understanding the role of transmission intensity in… (More)
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2007
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2007
Cerebral malaria claims more than 1 million lives per year. We report that heme oxygenase-1 (HO-1, encoded by Hmox1) prevents the… (More)
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2005
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2005
We report 11 cases of severe Plasmodium vivax malaria in Bikaner (western India). Patients exhibited cerebral malaria, renal… (More)
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2004
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2004
To study the pathogenesis of fatal cerebral malaria, we conducted autopsies in 31 children with this clinical diagnosis. We found… (More)
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1994
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1994
Tumour-necrosis factor-alpha (TNF-alpha) is believed to have an important role in the pathogenesis of severe infectious disease… (More)
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1990
Highly Cited
1990
Plasma levels of tumour necrosis factor (TNF) were significantly higher in 178 Gambian children with uncomplicated malaria due to… (More)
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1990
Highly Cited
1990
Plasmodium falciparum isolates from 24 Gambian children with cerebral malaria and 57 children with mild forms of the disease were… (More)
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1989
Highly Cited
1989
We studied the relationship between presenting features and outcome in 131 Malawian children admitted with cerebral malaria (P… (More)
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1985
Highly Cited
1985
For investigation of the pathogenesis of cerebral malaria, immediate postmortem samples from brain and other tissues of patients… (More)
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