dengue shock syndrome


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den·gue shock syn·drome

dengue fever of grade III or IV severity.
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To compare the Biochemical parameters in Dengue fever, dengue haemorrhagic fever and Dengue shock syndrome.
"Sa ngayon, PAO [Public Attorney's Office] muna ang nag-e-exhume ng katawan ng mga namatay ng mga pumanaw dahilan sa dengue shock syndrome....
The spectrum of illness ranges from a mild self-limiting illness to dengue fever (DF), in severe cases, dengue hemorrhagic fever (DHF) and dengue shock syndrome (DSS).2 Annually 24000 deaths have been attributed to Dengue with continuous surge in numbers each successive year.3
Clinical characteristics of dengue shock syndrome in Vietnamese children: a 10-year prospective study in a single hospital.
It is a Spanish word meaning fastidious or careful.1 Dengue Fever is the most common arthropods transmitted viral disease.2 This fever is caused by a member of Flaviviridae family single stranded RNA enveloped virus known as Dengue virus.3 It has four distinctive antigenically related types; DENV-1, DENV-2, DENV-3 and DENV-4.4 Clinical manifestations are asymptomatic to milder flu-like symptoms with severe Hemorrhagic Fever (DHF) and Dengue Shock Syndrome (DSS) like complications.5,6 This virus spread through the bite of infected members of genus Aedes mosquito (Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus).
Dengue infections vary from mild dengue fever (DF) to severe dengue haemorrhagic fever (DHF) and dengue shock syndrome (DSS) manifestations.4 Management of dengue infections is mainly via supportive care and there is no specific treatment for DENV.
Dengue virus can either cause dengue fever, dengue hemorrhagic fever or dengue shock syndrome due to the antibody-dependent enhancement (Chew et al., 2012).
Factors Associated with Dengue Shock Syndrome A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.
Patients were also categorized according to severity into dengue fever (DF), dengue haemorrhagic fever (DHF) and dengue shock syndrome (DSS) cases according to WHO guidelines8.
In the article titled "Does Comorbidity Increase the Risk of Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever and Dengue Shock Syndrome?" [1], the name of the third author was given incorrectly as Hiba Nabeel.
Dengue fever can vary from mild to severe; the more severe forms include dengue shock syndrome and dengue haemorrhagic fever (DHF).