Plasmodium malariae after successful treatment of P. falciparum malaria with artemether-lumefantrine

Research output: Contribution to journalA1: Web of Science-article

4 Downloads (Pure)

Abstract

We described a case of Plasmodium malariae malaria in a traveler returning from the Democratic Republic of Congo to Belgium. This occurred despite successful artemether-lumefantrine treatment for Plasmodium falciparum three weeks earlier and in the absence of re-exposure in an endemic area. We discuss possible explanations for this unusual observation.

Original languageEnglish
Article number119
JournalInternational Journal of Infectious Diseases
Volume119
Pages (from-to)56-58
Number of pages3
ISSN1201-9712
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2022

Cite this