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R I Med J (2013). 2013 May 1;96(5):40-2.

Trouble from the tropics: challenges in managing malaria in Rhode Island.

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Former Brown fellow in infectious diseases, and is now assistant professor of medicine at the University of Hawaii, John A. Burns School of Medicine.

Abstract

The authors present a case of severe falciparum malaria diagnosed in a traveler after he returned to Rhode Island from a visit to the Dominican Republic. They then review aspects of the case pertinent to our local practice environment that make diagnosis and management especially challenging.

KEYWORDS:

Severe falciparum malaria

PMID:
23641463
[Indexed for MEDLINE]

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