Features and outcomes of malaria infection in glucose-6-phosphatedehydrogenase normal and deficient Nigerian children

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Adebola Emmanuel Orimadegun; Olugbemiro Sodeinde;
(2014)
  • Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Medknow Publications
  • Journal: Journal of Vector Borne Diseases (issn: 0972-9062, eissn: 0972-9062)
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  • Subject: RC109-216 | Infectious and parasitic diseases | Clinical features; glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase; <i>Plasmodium falciparum</i> malaria
    mesheuropmc: hemic and lymphatic diseases | parasitic diseases

<b>Background & objectives:</b> Malaria and G6PD deficiency-related haemolyses are known causes of hospital admissions in Nigeria and pose great danger to child survival but data on interactions of these two pathologies are scarce. This study was carried out to determin... View more
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