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"Malaria" in Diseases: Rheumatism

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    tem efeito excelente na malária, faz cessar as febres, desperta o apetite e combate a discrasia consecutiva aos efeitos da malária. No caso das febres intermitentes emprega-se a tintura na dose de 3 colheresRead more

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Malaria is an infectious disease caused by a parasite: it is spread by the bite of an infected mosquito. People catch malaria when the parasite enters the blood. The parasite causes a deadly infection which kills many people each year.The parasite that causes malaria is a protozoan called Plasmodium. Protozoa are organisms with only one cell, but they are not bacteria. Bacteria are smaller and...More