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Dengue / Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever / Dengue Shock Syndrome

Dengue and dengue hemorrhagic fever are illness caused by a viral infection that spreads through the bite of the Aedes mosquito. The main symptoms are fever, headache, pain behind the eyes, muscle and joint pain and rash. Sometimes there may be bloody diarrhea or vomiting, and bleeding from mucous membranes and the gums.

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FDA Approved First Dengue Vaccine With Some Restrictions
Dengvaxia, the first vaccine for dengue was approved in 19 countries and European Union by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to prevent dengue.....
Dengue Kills 15 People, Puts 15,000 on Danger List
Fifteen people have died, and more than 15,000 is infected by dengue virus across Sri Lanka in the first four months of this year, reports the Epidem.....
Challenges Associated With Immune Response Promoting Dengue Studied
New details about the human immune response to dengue infection have been found. With this, the researchers will be able to understand the evaluation .....
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The average cost of inpatient care was found to be $26 in Burkina Faso and $134 in Cambodia, while the average cost of outpatient care was $13 per epi.....
Patient With Severe Dengue Type Disorder Saved by Fortis Doctors
A patient from Gurugram, who was suffering from a severe form of dengue got a new lease of life after being successfully treated by the doctors at the.....


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