Published in TB and Outbreaks Week, October 28th, 2003
According to published research from India, "In a study of the influence of malaria-associated renal impairment on plasma concentrations of bilirubin, 111 Indian cases of Plasmodium falciparum malaria who had > 34.2 micromol total bilirubin/L plasma were investigated."
"As the aim was to exclude those cases who had concomitant hepatic or (non-malarial) renal dysfunction, 19 cases who had serum concentrations of alanine aminotransferase (ALT) or alkaline phosphatase (AP) that were at least double the normal mean values were withdrawn," noted S.S. Pati and coauthors working at...
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