Malaria Is The Leading Cause Of Death In Children Under Five In Sub Saharan Afri ...
Stockphoto ID: 3029974
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Description: Malaria is the leading cause of death in children under five in sub Saharan Africa . In the town of Djibo in northern Burkina Faso , this young child suffers from malaria , a disease transmitted through the bite of an infected mosquito . ( Note : After later being seen at the towns military health center and receiving artemisinin combination therapy , this child recovered . )