Reading 2 Parasites 1 - Plasmodium

Microbe Name: 
Plasmodium
Structural Image: 
Microbe Type: 
Parent Accordion Part: 
II. Parasites
Disease Caused: 
Causes Malaria
Damage: 
Cell death (liver, blood); toxins released from cells
Symptoms: 
Chills, high fever, profuse sweating, headache, nausea, vomiting, anemia, convulsions
Mode of Transmission: 
Insect
Microbe Table Index: 
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