Malaria and Alexander the Great: How important is family history?


Malaria and Alexander the Great: How important is family history?

By Srdjan Denic

Emirates Medical Journal, Vol.24:3 (2006)

Abstract: Alexander the Great died from an acute febrile illness in 323 BC. Recent analyses have suggested several possible causes of his death and one among them is malaria. However, the analyses of Alexander

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