Tropical Parasitology

DISPATCHES
Year
: 2014  |  Volume : 4  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 56--57

Unusual presentation of acute pancreatitis in falciparum malaria


Saikat Ghosh1, Somak Kumar Das1, Anand Sharma2 
1 Department of Medicine, College of Medicine and JNM Hospital, Kalyani, Nadia, West Bengal, India
2 Department of Medicine, College of Medicine and Sagore Dutta Hospital, Kamarhati, West Bengal, India

Correspondence Address:
Somak Kumar Das
A/14, 2nd Floor, Katjunagar, Jadavpur, Kolkata 700 032, West Bengal
India

Malaria is known for its protean manifestations and multi systemic complications. Acute pancreatitis as a consequence of falciparum malaria is rare in the literature. We report a case of falciparum malaria complicated by acute pancreatitis.


How to cite this article:
Ghosh S, Das SK, Sharma A. Unusual presentation of acute pancreatitis in falciparum malaria.Trop Parasitol 2014;4:56-57


How to cite this URL:
Ghosh S, Das SK, Sharma A. Unusual presentation of acute pancreatitis in falciparum malaria. Trop Parasitol [serial online] 2014 [cited 2022 May 25 ];4:56-57
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