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What is used to test for malaria?
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Dr. Mary Efremov
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In brief: The blood cells
The blood cells contain the parasite and a thick smear preparation is used to look for the parasite.

In brief: The blood cells
The blood cells contain the parasite and a thick smear preparation is used to look for the parasite.
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