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Kolkata sees cases of malaria without fever; a doctor talks about the ‘weird’ disease

Indian Express | 09/09/2021 09:39 PM | Click to read full article

As some parts of the country struggle with dengue-like fever, Kolkata is recording cases of a peculiar type of malaria with no fever. Patients are showing other severe symptoms.

Among the symptoms that patients are coming with are “severe weakness, giddiness, history of fall because of a sudden drop in blood pressure, and palpitation.”