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Figure 2: Algorithm for symptom based diagnosis of concurrent infections with malaria. #Blood culture should be sent in these conditions in all diagnosed cases of malaria. $Presence of rash without organ involvement can be attributed to dengue, chikungunya, leptospirosis, scrub typhus as common etiology tested in tropical countries. *Rising or persistent jaundice and hepatitis can be feature of acute fulminant hepatic failure also

Figure 2: Algorithm for symptom based diagnosis of concurrent infections with malaria. <sup>#</sup>Blood culture should be sent in these conditions in all diagnosed cases of malaria. <sup>$</sup>Presence of rash without organ involvement can be attributed to dengue, chikungunya, leptospirosis, scrub typhus as common etiology tested in tropical countries. <sup>*</sup>Rising or persistent jaundice and hepatitis can be feature of acute fulminant hepatic failure also