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Do I need to test for malaria and typhoid if negative cbc?

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Dr. Eric L. Weiss
Travel Medicine
3 doctors agree

In brief: "yes"

It is possible to have typhoid fever or malaria and have a normal CBC (complete blood count).

In brief: "yes"

It is possible to have typhoid fever or malaria and have a normal CBC (complete blood count).
Dr. Eric L. Weiss
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Dr. Claude Parola
Internal Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: No

Malaria/thyphoid tests are done when these diseases are suspected based on symptoms, travel history and other possible sources of exposure.

In brief: No

Malaria/thyphoid tests are done when these diseases are suspected based on symptoms, travel history and other possible sources of exposure.
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