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is malaria prevalent in africa?

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Dr. Ankush Bansal
16 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: Especially in the sub-saharan region. If traveling, you should take appropriate prophylaxis medications.
Answered on Apr 9, 2013
Dr. Michael Ein
47 years experience Infectious Disease
Yes: Almost all parts of africa are endemic for malaria.
Answered on Sep 28, 2016

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