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Am I more likely to contract malaria in developed or under developed countries?

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In brief: Far more frequent

In third world countries, in tropical and humid environments.

In brief: Far more frequent

In third world countries, in tropical and humid environments.
Dr. Bennett Machanic
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Dr. Stephen Daquino
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In brief: Usually Undeveloped

However anything is possible.
Most developed areas have programs of spraying, or other means to keep infected mosquito populations under control. Now that's not to say that someone could not contract malaria here in the US. Although very rare, anything is possible.

In brief: Usually Undeveloped

However anything is possible.
Most developed areas have programs of spraying, or other means to keep infected mosquito populations under control. Now that's not to say that someone could not contract malaria here in the US. Although very rare, anything is possible.
Dr. Stephen Daquino
Dr. Stephen Daquino
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