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Can malaria be fatal?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology
3 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Nearly two million people die of malaria each year.

In brief: Yes

Nearly two million people die of malaria each year.
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine

In brief: Yes it can be

In severe form of Malaria called Falciparum malaria if not treated or not treated appropriately and in some cases even if treated,it can be fatal

In brief: Yes it can be

In severe form of Malaria called Falciparum malaria if not treated or not treated appropriately and in some cases even if treated,it can be fatal
Dr. Yash Khanna
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Dr. Michael Ein
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease

In brief: Yes

Severe forms of falciparum malaria including cerebral malaria can be fatal.

In brief: Yes

Severe forms of falciparum malaria including cerebral malaria can be fatal.
Dr. Michael Ein
Dr. Michael Ein
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