Encyclopedia of Parasitology

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Airport Malaria

  • Heinz Mehlhorn
Living reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-27769-6_94-2

Malaria due to bites of imported, infected Anopheles females at airports (in aircraft, suitcases, containers, etc.). Also named: baggage – or taxi malaria.


Anopheles Female Airport Malaria 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institut für Zoomorphologie, Zellbiologie und ParasitologieDüsseldorfGermany