Doctors for Malaria in Chennai Bangalore NH-4, Kanchipuram
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Malaria is a fairly common form of mosquito borne disease that leads to shivering, high fever, dizziness, yellow skin, seizures and if not treated on time, death too. If a female Anopheles mosquito that is infected with the relevant bacteria bites you then you are prone to getting malaria. Because there are various forms of malaria, symptoms may also be very serious and fatal depending on the type.
HOW IS MALARIA DIAGNOSED?
A physical examination of a patient with malaria by a general physician would reveal an enlarged spleen or liver. In addition to the characteristic symptoms of this infection a blood test would help to confirm the diagnosis.
HOW IS MALARIA TREATED?
Depending on the parasite causing the infection certain medications or a medications which contain quinine would be prescribed to patients. In severe or extreme cases hospitalization could be necessary.
DID YOU KNOW?
Malaria is predominant in tropical and subtropical areas