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Malaria in the UK: past, present, and future
  1. T Chin,
  2. P D Welsby
  1. Western General Hospital, Edinburgh, UK
  1. Correspondence to:
 Dr Philip D Welsby
 Western General Hospital, Edinburgh EH4 2XU, UK;


There is strong evidence that malaria was once indigenous to the UK, that global warming is occurring, and that human activity is contributing to global warming. Global warming will have a variety of effects, one of which will probably be the return of indigenous malaria.

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