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• Almost 80% of cases and 90% of malaria deaths.Falcipar • Primarily found in South America and Africa  um           • Rar...
Infection is by mosquito biteInfects liver, then blood cells
Malaria is one of the oldestdiseases known to man. It isstoppable, yet 1 to 2 millionpeople die of it every year. Ilearned...
Malaria by divya srivastava
Malaria by divya srivastava
Malaria by divya srivastava
Malaria by divya srivastava
Malaria by divya srivastava
Malaria by divya srivastava
Malaria by divya srivastava
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Malaria by divya srivastava

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Malaria by divya srivastava

  1. 1. • Almost 80% of cases and 90% of malaria deaths.Falcipar • Primarily found in South America and Africa um • Rarest form. Found in West Africa. Ovale • Can be up to four years before and symptoms occur. • Can infect other mammals.Malariae • Found in Africa and SE Asia. • 20% of infections. Vivax • Widest geographic distribution.
  2. 2. Infection is by mosquito biteInfects liver, then blood cells
  3. 3. Malaria is one of the oldestdiseases known to man. It isstoppable, yet 1 to 2 millionpeople die of it every year. Ilearned that there are severaltypes of malaria, and itreproduces in the liver, butaffects the blood. The thingthat interested me most washow it affects the blood andits long history. Even though itis easy to treat, this diseasehas killed millions of people.

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