algid malaria

algid malaria
paludismo álgido, malaria álgida.

Nuevo Diccionario Inglés-Español. 2014.

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  • algid malaria — a severe complication of falciparum malaria caused by a collapse of the vascular system and manifested by shock, syncope, peripheral vascular failure, hypotension, cold, clammy skin, and gastrointestinal symptoms, diarrhea, and vomiting, which is …   Medical dictionary

  • Malaria — An infectious disease caused by protozoan parasites from the Plasmodium family that can be transmitted by the sting of the Anopheles mosquito or by a contaminated needle or transfusion. Falciparum malaria is the most deadly type. The symptoms of… …   Medical dictionary

  • algid — Chilly, cold. [L. algidus, cold] * * * al·gid al jəd adj marked by prostration, cold and clammy skin, and low blood pressure used chiefly of a severe form of malaria * * * adj. cold: usually describing the cold clammy skin associated with certain …   Medical dictionary

  • algid — adjective /ˈældʒɪd/ cold, chilly; used of low body temperature especially in connection with certain diseases such as malaria and cholera …   Wiktionary

  • algid — adj. cold: usually describing the cold clammy skin associated with certain forms of malaria …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • Fever — Although a fever technically is any body temperature above the normal of 98.6 degrees F. (37 degrees C.), in practice a person is usually not considered to have a significant fever until the temperature is above 100.4 degrees F (38 degrees C.).… …   Medical dictionary

  • Stage — The extent of a cancer, especially whether the disease has spread from the original site to other parts of the body. See also staging. * * * 1. A period in the course of a disease; a description of the extent of involvement of a disease process… …   Medical dictionary

  • accès pernicieux — A series of severe attacks of falciparum malaria, sometimes occurring in apparently mild cases; roughly classified as cerebral and algid. [Fr., pernicious attacks or symptoms] …   Medical dictionary