Blackwater fever

Blackwater fever

a condition that results from the presence of haemoglobin in the urine (haemoglobinuria) following infection with falciparum malaria.

symptoms include fever, tender and enlarged liver and spleen, dark urine, abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting and jaundice.


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