Plasmodium falciparum parasitemia: a review of haematological findings

Introduction: Malaria is a mosquito-borne disease caused by a parasite of the genus Plasmodium. The most severe form of malaria is caused by Plasmodium falciparum, which is responsible for the majority of malaria-related deaths. Parasitemia is the presence of parasites in the blood. In the case of malaria, parasitemia is […]

Allergies: Understanding the Immune Response and the Hygiene Hypothesis

Introduction Allergies are a common immune system disorder that affects people of all ages. They are caused by an overreaction of the immune system to a harmless substance, such as pollen, dust mites, or pet dander. The Immune Response The immune system is the body’s defense system against infection. It […]