1921
Volume 12, Issue 3
  • ISSN: 0002-9637
  • E-ISSN: 1476-1645
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Abstract

Summary

Among 240 children reporting to the Out-Patient Service of Mulago Hospital, Kampala, Uganda, 179 (74.6%) were found to have malaria parasites in the blood. , which was the predominant parasite, was found either alone or mixed with in 98 (76%), was found alone or mixed with in 76 (59%), and the species present could not be identified in 50 of the infected children.

It can be concluded from these results that is a common parasite of children in the Kampala area of Uganda, and its importance in clinical malaria should be further investigated.

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