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HIV infection, malnutrition, and invasive bacterial infection among children with severe malaria

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Background. Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection, malnutrition, and invasive bacterial infection (IBI) are reported among children with severe malaria. However, it is unclear whether their cooccurrence with falciparum parasitization and severe disease happens by chance or by association among children in areas where malaria is endemic. Methods. We examined 3068 consecutive children admitted to a Kenyan district hospital with clinical features of severe malaria and 592 control subjects...

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10.1086/600299

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"Centre for Geographic Medicine Research, Kilifi", "University of Oxford"
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Medical Sciences Division - Clinical Vaccinology and Tropical Medicine,Centre for (CCVTM)
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"Centre for Geographic Medicine Research, Kilifi", "University of Oxford"
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Medical Sciences Division - Clinical Vaccinology and Tropical Medicine,Centre for (CCVTM)
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"Centre for Geographic Medicine Research, Kilifi"
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"Centre for Geographic Medicine Research, Kilifi"
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"Centre for Geographic Medicine Research, Kilifi", "Imperial College"
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Department of Paediatrics and Wellcome Trust Centre for Clinical Tropical Medicine
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Bejon, P
Marsh, K
Newton, C
Berkley, J
Williams, T
Osier, F
English, M
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press Publisher's website
Journal:
Clinical Infectious Diseases Journal website
Volume:
49
Issue:
3
Pages:
336-343
Publication date:
2009-08-01
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1058-4838
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English
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2010-12-08

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