Do they have Malaria in Colombia?
Malaria is found in Africa, South America, and East Asia. Colombia is in western South America, so it is possible to get malaria there.
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Malaria is transmitted to humans form the Anopheles mosquito. Once the disease enters the blood stream the protozoantarget red blood cells and cause them to burst simeaultane…ouslyreleasing millions more protozoan.
Colombia is a country in the northwestern part of South America.
It's transmitted by the anopheles albimanus MOSQUITO. Other anopheles mosquitoes transmit malaria, too.
You can get Malaria near places that have a reputation of having a very high mosquito population. If u don't know why mosquitoes are involved with Malaria, that's because Mala…ria is a disease caused by a mosquito affected by Malaria. When one bites you, u get the disease.
Some symptoms of malaria include high fever, headache, vomiting, diarrhea, nausea, profuse sweating as body temperature falls and moderate to severe shaking chills.
Malaria is caused by any one of five types of Plasmodium parasite, transmitted via female Anopholes mosquito bites. Of these five types, Plasmodium Falciparum causes the most …extreme and potentially fatal illness. A mosquito feeding upon the blood of an infected host can ingest a number of these parasites. They develop within the mosquito and are secreted through its saliva to infect other potential hosts when bitten. Once inside a human host, they can spend a protracted period (from weeks or months to, potentially, years) inside the liver before eventually reproducing in the blood (specifically, within the red blood cells).
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Anyone who gets infected by a female anopheles mosquito, but some people are more resistant to the infection than others. People who are carriers of the sickle cell trait, or …who are carriers of thalassemia, are more resistant to catching malaria than the general population. This is why these diseases are more prevalent in people whose ancestry comes from parts of the world where malaria is prevalent, such as Africa, the Mediterranean, and South Asia.
Malaria is transmitted through the bite of a mosquito
It is caused by Anopheles mosquitoes, they live in the tropical andsubtropical regions of the world. Malaria is a parasite that moves through your body after you havebeen bitt…en from the mosquito that carries this disease. Malaria can also be passed from person to person.
In moist area
Well one thing we need to note is that when a mosquito bites you, it sucks your blood and injects some of its parasites into you. A parasite is something that isn't at all goo…d for us humans, and when a mosquito bites us, the parasites go into our blood and goes all the way to out liver where it kills red blood cells and causes us harm.
Malaria is a parasite that lives in the blood and it is contractedas a result of the bite of a Mosquito who's saliva contains theparasite. For the saliva of the mosquito to be… contaminated the insect musthave previously fed on the blood of a person infected by theparasite. (See related link below for an explanation of the malaria lifecycle.).
well i would advice you to: >maintain cleanliness of the surroundings /Clean your surroundings as much as possible. >drink alot of water >eat alot of vitamin c such as orang…e and eat also alot of vegetable >proper hygiene > consult a doctor
mosquitos carry infected blood from those with malaria and when they bite another person the pathogen is passed onto them and they are likely to get malaria :)