A variety of diagnostic methods exist to identify the four malaria species and determine parasite burden in clinical samples; however, each method has advantages and disadvantages. Providing rapid and reliable malaria diagnosis continues to be a challenge for laboratories in both endemic and nonendemic countries. The utility and accuracy of the methods described below depend upon the level of technical expertise, training, and quality control as well as on the availability of necessary equipment.
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