(also falciparum malaria)
The most severe form of malaria: [as modifier]: the falciparum parasite
- This is caused by infection with Plasmodium falciparum.
More example sentences
- Each strain carried a form of the gene for a surface protein from the deadliest malaria parasite, Plasmodium falciparum.
- Individuals with normal and heterozygous genotypes are both infected by falciparum that causes malaria fever.
- Infections with Plasmodium falciparum, the most virulent human malaria parasite, cause more than one million deaths per year.
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