relapsing malaria

re·lap·sing ma·lar·i·a

renewal of clinical activity at some interval after the primary attack.
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Scientists have deciphered the complete genetic sequence of the parasite Plasmodium vivax, the leading cause of relapsing malaria, and compared it with the genomes of other species of malaria parasites.
Tickborne relapsing fever is difficult to diagnose and is often confused in its early stages with malaria or relapsing malaria.
ovale have persistent liver stages, and cause relapsing malaria.