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How unhealthy is malaria and hepatitis b coinfection for the liver?

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Dr. Jane Eason
Infectious Disease 33 years experience
Malaria: Malaria in anyone with an immune compromising condition may be more severe. Certainly, in a person with Hepatitis B, the liver is already compromised, so malaria on top of that could prove to be extremely serious.

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Last updated Jun 27, 2014

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