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Malaria, Falciparum

"Malaria, Falciparum" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

Malaria caused by PLASMODIUM FALCIPARUM. This is the severest form of malaria and is associated with the highest levels of parasites in the blood. This disease is characterized by irregularly recurring febrile paroxysms that in extreme cases occur with acute cerebral, renal, or gastrointestinal manifestations.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Malaria, Falciparum" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Malaria, Falciparum" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 733 publications over 31 distinct years, with a maximum of 48 publications in 2017
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