Malaria, vista microscópica de parásitos celulares

La malaria es una enfermedad producida por parásitos que acarrean los mosquitos. Una vez presente en el torrente sanguíneo, el parásito se aloja en los glóbulos rojos. Esta fotografía muestra parásitos de malaria teñidos de morado dentro de los glóbulos rojos.Malaria, vista microscópica de parásitos celulares

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Last reviewed 5/19/2013 by Jatin M. Vyas, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Assistant in Medicine, Division of Infectious Disease, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Bethanne Black, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team.

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