dengue fever

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Related to Classical dengue: breakbone fever, Dengue hemorrhagic fever
  • noun

Synonyms for dengue fever

an infectious disease of the tropics transmitted by mosquitoes and characterized by rash and aching head and joints

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Infection with Dengue virus results in distinct forms of disease, mainly, classical Dengue fever and potentially fatal Dengue hemorrhagic fever or Dengue shock syndrome.
The clinical manifestations reported in this study illustrate the difficulty in differentiating chikungunya infection from classical dengue fever but may help to differentiate this infection from other causes of febrile exanthcma in travelers.
In our population, all 54 patients with primary dengue infection had classical dengue fever, and 1 of 8 patients with secondary dengue infection had DHF.
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