parasitemia

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parasitemia

[‚par·ə·si′tē·mē·ə]
(medicine)
The presence of parasites in the blood.
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This technique is also used in the evaluation of the level of parasitaemia [40,61].
Blood samples were taken from the tail of the mice and smeared on glass slides for the parasitaemia using Giemsa stains.
Figure 1 shows the effect of methanolic extract administaered at different dose levels on the percentage parasitaemia level in P.
Since individuals with asymptomatic parasitaemia will not be identified by early detection and treatment programs, they may continue to serve as a source of infection for vector mosquitoes, complicating control measures [14].
This is thought to be due to increased parasitaemia as it infects all red cells populations, while P.
The inclusion criteria for the original study were: [greater than or equal to] 1 year of age, unique P falciparum parasitaemia of [greater than or equal to] 1,000 asexual forms/[micro]L, and the willingness to participate.
Neospora caninum- associated abortion in cattle: the time of experimentally-induced parasitaemia during gestation determines foetal survival.
The malaria control programme is well aware that incorrect speciation is common and mixed infections and low levels of parasitaemia may be missed by microscopy.