J Infect Dev Ctries 2021 05 31;15(5):625-629. Epub 2021 May 31.
Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Atma Jaya Catholic University of Indonesia, Penjaringan, Kota Jakarta Utara, Daerah Khusus Ibukota Jakarta, Indonesia.
In tropical countries, endemic diseases such as malaria can be challenging to distinguish from COVID-19 because of the similarities in presenting symptoms. Here we reported a case of a young soldier with fever and myalgia six days before admission, with non-productive cough, chills, nausea and vomiting, dizziness, and headache for two days. Previously, he had experienced four times of malaria infection. Read More