Tropical Medical Services for the General Public
Malaria – Seek urgent medical attention if you have symptoms of malaria
Malaria is treatable but it is important to be treated promptly.
If you have any of the following symptoms seven or more days after arriving in a malaria risk area or within a year of your return seek urgent medical attention and make sure the doctor is aware that you have visited a risk area for malaria.
- Fever 38°C or above
- Flu-like symptoms
- Sweating and Shivers
The out-patient clinic at the LSTM is a GP referral only clinic. If you are unwell after a trip abroad please see your GP for advice.