malignant malaria


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malignant malaria

[mə′līg·nənt mə′ler·ē·ə]
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A fresh look at the origin of Plasmodium falciparum, the most malignant malaria agent.
It causes malignant malaria, which is fatal if left untreated and may progress to cerebral malaria, which can induce coma.

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