Clinical case of severe mixed species (Pl.falciparum, Pl.malariae) malaria in a patient of Ukrainian descent

О.О. Popovych, L.V. Moroz, F.A. Chabanov, T.V. Vzhetson, I.G. Slepova

Abstract


The article presents a clinical case of severe mixed species (Pl.falciparum, Pl.malariae) malaria in a patient of Ukrainian descent. The methods for the diagnosis, treatment and pathogenetic features of the course of this disease are analyzed.

Keywords


malaria; Pl.falciparum; Pl.malariae; parasitemia; artemether; malaria coma; hemolytic anemia; acute kidney injury

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.22141/2312-413x.5.4.2017.115733

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