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"Malaria" in Elements: Rosaceae

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    da farmacopeia chinesa. Plínio descreveu a agrimônia como uma erva de autoridade principesca; Dioscórides a recomendava para os que tem mau no fígado; Green, em seu The Universal Herbal, disse que ela cura maláriaRead 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