advertisement
Question
Posted by: friksy | 2003/01/13

Malaria

I was in mozambique in the last two weeks. I am now experiencing chills. feeling hot and cold and extremely exhausted. I feel like i am getting a cold. I went to our local clinic and tested for malaria but i was told i'm clear. I am still feeling sick, i did the test a week ago. Should i return and do another test. Does the malaria virus hide and miss it on the first test? how many test should i do, to know that i'm clear of malaria?

Not what you were looking for? Try searching again, or ask your own question
Our expert says:
Expert ImageCyberDoc

Friksy, your symptoms can definitely fit in with malaria. If I were you I would have a full blood count and malaria tests done a.s.a.p. Good luck.

The information provided does not constitute a diagnosis of your condition. You should consult a medical practitioner or other appropriate health care professional for a physical exmanication, diagnosis and formal advice. Health24 and the expert accept no responsibility or liability for any damage or personal harm you may suffer resulting from making use of this content.

Have your say

Thanks for commenting! Your comment will appear on the site shortly.
Thanks for commenting! Your comment will appear on the site shortly.
advertisement