therapeutic malaria

ther·a·peu·tic ma·lar·i·a

intentionally induced malaria, formerly used against neurosyphilis and certain other paralytic diseases.
Synonym(s): malariotherapy
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ther·a·peu·tic ma·lar·i·a

(thār'ă-pyū'tik mă-lar'ē-ă)
Intentionally induced malaria, formerly used against neurosyphilis and certain other paralytic diseases.
Synonym(s): malariotherapy.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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