• CDC: 2017 had highest number of malaria cases reported in US since 1971

    7 monthes ago - By Healio

    Surpassing the previous record of cases reported for 2016, the United States reached another all-time high with 2,161 confirmed cases of malaria in 2017, data published in MMWR showed.
    Kimberly E. Mace, PhD, a senior lecturer in the division of cell matric biology and regenerative medicine at The University of Manchester, and colleagues summarized confirmed malaria cases with the onset of illness for individuals in the U.S. in 2017, as well as reported on trends from previous years.
    “The majority of malaria infections in the United States occur among persons who have traveled to regions
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