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No, the organism that causes malaria lives inside the blood of a certain type of MOSQUITO, and these insects love living around stagnant water.
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I would probably say you have a minor case of milaria. 
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The symptoms characteristic of malaria include flulike illness with fever, chills, muscle aches, and headache. Some patients develop nausea, vomiting...
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If people must travel to an area known to have malaria, they need to find out which medications to take, and take them as prescribed. Current CDC...
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Malaria is a particular problem and a major one in areas of Asia, Africa, and Central and South America. Unless precautions are taken, anyone living...
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Yes. Malaria may pose a serious threat to a pregnant woman and her fetus. Malaria infection in pregnant women may be more severe than in women who...
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The period between the mosquito bite and the onset of the malarial illness is usually one to three weeks (seven to 21 days). This initial time period...
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Malaria is an infectious disease caused by a parasite, Plasmodium, which infects red blood cells. Malaria is characterized by cycles of chills, fever...
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Clinical symptoms associated with travel to countries that have identified malarial risk suggest malaria as a diagnosis. Malaria tests are not...
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Yes. All children, including young infants, living in or traveling to malaria risk areas should take antimalarial drugs (for example, chloroquine and...
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Three main factors determine treatments: the infecting species of Plasmodium parasite, the clinical situation of the patient (for example, adult...
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The life cycle of the malaria parasite (Plasmodium) is complicated and involves two hosts, humans and Anopheles mosquitoes. The disease is...
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Find out whether you need malaria prevention. Before you travel, talk with your prescriber about your travel plans to determine whether you need to...
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A bite from a parasite-infected mosquito causes malaria. There are five species of Plasmodium(P.) parasites that infect people.Infection with P...
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Doctors use thick and thin blood smears to determine whether malaria-causing parasites are present in your blood. This test should be done if you...
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