Malaria continues to be a major health issue in south east London, prompting calls for greater awareness from Public Health England (PHE).
A recent report found 4,311 confirmed cases of the infection between 2000 and 2011. Southwark had the highest number of cases (1,036) followed by Greenwich (696) and Lambeth (599).
Nine in ten (93%) of all imported malaria cases were acquired in Africa, with 90% of these from West Africa.
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