Encyclopedia of Parasitology

Living Edition
| Editors: Heinz Mehlhorn

Benign Malaria

  • Heinz Mehlhorn
Living reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-27769-6_384-2

Malaria due to infection with Plasmodium vivax, P. ovale (benign malaria tertiana), or P. malariae, which can be survived in contrast to malign (= bad) malaria tertiana due to Plasmodium falciparum.


Plasmodium Falciparum 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institut für Zoomorphologie, Zellbiologie und ParasitologieHeinrich-Heine-UniversitätDüsseldorfGermany