[a malarial attack on return from a voyage to the french antilles. discussion of the mode of transmission].malaria has been considered to be eradicated from the french west indies for over 25 years. in this report we describe a patient who was hospitalized and successfully treated in paris for severe plasmodium falciparum malaria after returning form a brief trip to guadeloupe. several modes of transmission are possible. given the presence of a reservoir of plasmodium falciparum gametocytes in the haitian immigrant community and persistent breeding of anopheles albimanus in the french west indies, th ...199910472584
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