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Dengue and dengue hemorrhagic fever

Dengue and dengue hemorrhagic fever

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, Centers for Disease Control in [Atlanta, Ga.?] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dengue,
  • Dengue viruses

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    Shipping list no : 86-923-P

    ContributionsCenters for Disease Control (U.S.)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 sheet ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14277613M

    The first case of dengue hemorrhagic fever happened in the Philippines in By the s, dengue hemorrhagic fever had become a major cause of death in children. It also spread to the Pacific and the Americas. Dengue hemorrhagic fever and dengue shock syndrome were first reported in Central America and South America in


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Dengue fever, and its more recent severe form known as dengue hemorrhagic fever, is the most important arthropod-transmitted viral disease of humans in the world today. Each year, million cases of dengue fever and several hundred thousand cases of dengue hemorrhagic fever occur.

The dengue pandemic has intensified in the past 20 years, with expanding geographical. In Novemberthe World Health Organization (WHO) issued a new guideline that classifies symptomatic cases as dengue or severe dengue. Dengue is defined by a combination of ≥2 clinical findings in a febrile person who traveled to or lives in a dengue-endemic al findings include nausea, vomiting, rash, aches and pains, a positive tourniquet test.

Dengue is a mosquito-transmitted virus and the leading cause of arthropod-borne viral disease in the world. It is also known as breakbone fever due to the severity of muscle spasms and joint pain, dandy fever, or seven-day fever because of the usual duration of symptoms.

Although most cases are asymptomatic, severe illness and death may occur. Aedes mosquitoes transmit the. Primarily a disease of the tropics, dengue fever is caused by a virus caused by a mosquito which prefers to feed on humans and is native To The tropics. The severity of the disease can be affected by the infecting virus itself And The age, immune status, and genetic predisposition of the person infected.

First seen in Asia, Africa, and North America in the late s, it was first 5/5(2). Dengue hemorrhagic fever can occur when someone is bitten by a mosquito or exposed to blood infected with the dengue virus.

Infected mosquitoes are the most common : The Healthline Editorial Team. Dengue and Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever, 2nd Edition 2nd Edition, Kindle Edition by D.J.

Gubler (Author), E.E. Ooi (Author), S. Vasudevan (Author), & 5/5(2). The public health importance of dengue and dengue hemorrhagic fever, and the dramatic increase in published literature on this disease make this book particularly timely.

It provides for the first time a comprehensive review of the subject, including history, epidemiology, virus-vector relationships, transmission, clinical diagnosis and : $ Dengue and dengue hemorrhagic fever: its history and resurgence as a global public health problem \/ D.

Gubler -- Ch. Epidemiology of dengue and dengue hemorrhagic fever \/ S. Halstead -- Ch. Mosquito vectors and dengue virus-vector relationships \/. Emilia Mia Sordillo, Bruce Polsky, in Principles of Gender-Specific Medicine (Second Edition), Dengue. Dengue hemorrhagic fever (DHF) is a serious complication of infection with the mosquito-borne dengue fever virus, and is more likely to follow a primary dengue infection in pregnant than in nonpregnant women.

DHF may be confused with pre-eclampsia, because of. The magnitude of the dengue problem has increased dramatically and has extended geographically to many previously unaffected areas. It remains the most important arthropod-borne viral disease of humans.

This new edition has been produced to make widely available to health practitioners,laboratory personnel, those involved in vector control and. Dengue hemorrhagic fever: a public health problem and a field for research.

Bull WHO ; Rice L. Dengue fever: a clinical report of the Galveston epidemic of Am J Trop Med Hyg ; Scott LC. Dengue fever in. Dengue and Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever by Duane J Gubler,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

Dengue and Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever: Duane J Gubler: We use cookies to give you the best possible experience. Dengue and Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever by D.

Gubler,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Dengue viruses are spread to people through the bite of an infected Aedes species (Ae. aegypti or Ae. albopictus) mosquito. Dengue is common in more than countries around the world. Forty percent of the world’s population, about 3 billion people, live in areas with a risk of dengue.

Dengue is often a leading cause of illness in areas. O deaths are associated with dengue virus infections yearly, and DF/DHF is globally one of the most important emerging tropical diseases.

Continued geographic expansion of dengue viruses and their mosquito vectors has seen the magnitude and frequency of epidemic dengue/dengue hemorrhagic fever (DF/DHF) increase dramatically.

Recent exciting research on dengue has resulted in major advances in our understanding of all aspects of the biology of these viruses, and this updated second edition. Dengue fever is a mosquito-borne tropical disease caused by the dengue virus. Symptoms typically begin three to fourteen days after infection.

These may include a high fever, headache, vomiting, muscle and joint pains, and a characteristic skin rash.

Recovery generally takes two to seven days. In a small proportion of cases, the disease develops into severe dengue, also Pronunciation: /ˈdɛŋɡeɪ, -ɡi/. Summary: Sets out guidelines for the development of strategies to prevent and control dengue and dengue haemorrhagic fever in the Americas, where the threat posed by dengue has increased dramatically, and where countries previously free of the disease have experienced explosive outbreaks.

Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever and Dengue Shock Syndrome Some patients with dengue fever go on to develop dengue hemorrhagic fever (DHF), a severe and sometimes fatal form of the disease.

Around the time the fever begins to subside (usually 3–7 days after symptom onset), the patient may develop warning signs of severe disease. Dengue fever can cause a potentially fatal hemorrhagic fever with a bleeding tendency and shock (dengue hemorrhagic fever and dengue shock syndrome).

Suspect dengue fever if patients who live in or have traveled to endemic areas if they have typical symptoms; diagnose using serologic tests, antigen tests, or PCR of blood. dengue hemorrhagic fever: (den'gā), A disease of many tropic and subtropic regions that can occur epidemically; caused by dengue virus, a member of the family Flaviviridae.

There are four antigenic types, and they are transmitted by a mosquito of the genus Aedes (usually A. aegypti, but frequently A. albopictus). Four grades of severity. Dengue fever symptoms include fever, headache, aching eye sockets, general aches and pains, joints or bones aches, and a rash resembling heat rash, with some cases experiencing bleeding such as nose bleeds or bleeding gums.

As for dengue hemorrhagic fever, symptoms include all the symptoms of dengue fever, but with specific additional symptoms including/10(5).

Dengue fever, also known as breakbone fever, is a mosquito-borne infectious tropical disease caused by the dengue virus. Symptoms include fever, headache, muscle and joint pains, and a.

To learn more about the signs and symptoms of dengue fever, contact a Passport Health Travel Specialist. Call or book an appointment online. What Is Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever. Serious cases of dengue will progress into dengue hemorrhagic fever or DHF.

While dengue is generally ‘flu-like’ DHF can be fatal. Early symptoms are the same as dengue. Dengue Fever or commonly known as Dengue, a mosquito-borne arboviral infection has emerged as havoc around the globe. Annually, about 50 million infections are reported, resulting in 22, deaths and almost billion people are reported living at risk.

Dengue infection is caused by Dengue Virus (DENV), which is a member of genus Flavivirus and comprised of ten proteins; Cited by: 1. Dengue and Dengue Hemorrhagic FeverIntroductionDisease History, Characteristics, and TransmissionScope and DistributionTreatment and PreventionImpacts and IssuesPrimary Source ConnectionBIBLIOGRAPHY Source for information on Dengue and Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever: Infectious Diseases: In Context dictionary.

- Buy Dengue and Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever book online at best prices in India on Read Dengue and Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever book reviews & author details and more at Free delivery on qualified orders.5/5(2). hemorrhagic fever, knee fever, 7-day fever, and Dhaka fever (Thongcharoen and Ja tanasen, ).

Inthe W orld Health Organization (WHO) classified dengue fever into two. dengue fever (dĕng`gē, –gā), acute infectious disease caused by four closely related viruses and transmitted by the bite of the female Aedes mosquito; it is also known as breakbone fever and bone-crusher disease.

The disease occurs in both epidemic and sporadic form in warm climates (S United States, South America, the E Mediterranean countries, India, and especially SE Asia.

Dengue has a wide range of clinical presentations, from asymptomatic infection to classic dengue fever and severe dengue (ie, dengue hemorrhagic fever or dengue shock syndrome). Approximately 5% of patients develop severe dengue, which is more common with second or other subsequent infections.

A few cases become dengue hemorrhagic fever (DHF), in which blood vessels become more porous and start to leak fluids; fortunately this is fairly rare. The most common symptom is bleeding from the nose, mouth, and gums, but accumulation of fluids in the abdomen or lungs, bleeding in the intestinal tract, vaginal bleeding, or bleeding under the.

Dengue hemorrhagic fever (DHF): A syndrome due to the dengue virus that tends to affect children un causing abdominal pain, hemorrhage (bleeding) and circulatory collapse ().DHF starts abruptly with high continuous fever and headache plus respiratory and intestinal symptoms with sore throat, cough, nausea, vomiting, and abdominal.

Dengue hemorrhagic fever in children can prove to be fatal. However, it’s important to know that early treatment can save a child’s life.

Dengue hemorrhagic fever and dengue shock syndrome are caused by any one of four dengue viruses. The dengue viruses are members of the Flavivirus genus, which are spread by ing to the World 10/10(5). Dengue fever can escalate to dengue hemorrhagic fever which is characterized by enlargement of the liver, bleeding from the gums & nose, damage to the blood vessels and lymph nodes, high fever and failure of the circulatory : Lybrate.

SUMMARY Dengue fever, a very old disease, has reemerged in the past 20 years with an expanded geographic distribution of both the viruses and the mosquito vectors, increased epidemic activity, the development of hyperendemicity (the cocirculation of multiple serotypes), and the emergence of dengue hemorrhagic fever in new geographic regions.

In this Cited by:   Dengue Fever: Acute illness that manifests itself with fever and two or more of the following: retroorbital or ocular pain, headache, rash, myalgia, arthralgia, leucopenia or hemorrhagic manifestations (gum bleeding, epistaxis, blood in urine, vomitus or stool or vaginal bleeding).

Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever (DHF): Fever lasting 2–7 days with hemorrhagic. Chapter 2. Clinical diagnosis 13 Table Observed frequency of findings in classical dengue fever in adults and chikungunya and dengue virus infections in Thai children diagnosed as having haemorrhagic fevera Chikungunya Dengue Classical dengue fever in Thai haemorrhagic fever Finding fever in adultsb children in Thai children Fever Clinical Description.

Dengue fever (DF) is most commonly an acute febrile illness defined by the presence of fever and two or more of the following, retro-orbital or ocular pain, headache, rash, myalgia, arthralgia, leukopenia, or hemorrhagic manifestations (e.g., positive tourniquet test, petechiae; purpura/ecchymosis; epistaxis; gum bleeding; blood in vomitus, urine, or stool; or.

Dengue Fever Definition Dengue fever is a disease caused by one of a number of viruses that are carried by mosquitoes.

These mosquitoes then transmit the virus to humans. Description The virus that causes dengue fever is called an arbovirus, which stands for arthropod-borne virus. Mosquitoes are a type of arthropod. In a number of regions, mosquitoes.

Current and Historical Conditions Indexed list of current and historical nationally notifiable conditions. Dengue hemorrhagic fever (DHF) is a specific syndrome that tends to affect children under It causes abdominal pain, hemorrhage (bleeding), and circulatory collapse (shock).

DHF starts abruptly with high continuous fever and headache.Comprehensive Guidelines for Prevention and Control of Dengue and Dengue Haemorrhagic Fever vii Dengue fever is the fastest emerging arboviral infection spread by Aedes mosquitoes with major public health consequences in over tropical and sub-tropical countries in South-East Asia, the Western Pacific and South and Central America.

Up to File Size: 2MB.What is Dengue Fever? Dengue fever is an infectious disease carried by mosquitoes and caused by any of four related dengue viruses. This disease used to be called "break-bone" fever because it sometimes causes severe joint and muscle pain that feels like bones are breaking.

Health experts have known about dengue fever for more than years.