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12 Dec 2012

Misquito bite angola
dear Doc,

just been bitten by n misquito in Luanda. Have had malaria before.

Ay preventions after the bite or what medication are they using now should symptoms start showing.

Regards
Hilmar
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01 Jan 0001

Hilmar

I suggest that you consult a doctor for blood tests to determine if you have malaria. Treatment options differ and I do think that your doctor will start you on a course of oral antibiotics to treat possible malaria. Do not postpone a visit to the doctor.

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Dr Anrich
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