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Posted by: SAN ET | 2009/07/19

MALARIA

I ALWAYS THOUGHT WHEN THE MALARIA MOSQUITO BITE U, U GET MALARIA. NOW I HEAR THEY SAY THE MUSQUITO BITES A PERSON WITH MALARIA THEN WHEN THEY BITE ME I CAN GET MALARIA. SO IN OTHER WORDS, A PERSON CARRIES THE MALARIA VIRUS. AM I RIGHT ???????

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San ET

Only the malaria mosquito carries the parasite. Refer to the following link for a detailed explanation: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Malaria

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