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pulmonary malaria

Pulmonary malaria refers to the damage of the plasmodium to the lungs. After the body is infected by the malaria parasite, there may be or without typical systemic symptoms of malaria and obvious respiratory symptoms, such as cough, sputum, shortness of breath, wheezing, or chest pain. Its clinical manifestations include malaria asthma, bronchitis, pneumonia, pulmonary edema, and acute respiratory distress syndrome...

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