Loading...

Skip Navigation LinksHome > Support Groups > Discussion Messages
Infectious Diseases :
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.

Learn more by joining our online group on dengue. Ask questions, get answers from experts, and share experiences.

 

Join this Group


 











Loading...

Discussions
Add a topic Recent discussions
Start watching this topic
Sonography

sonography is a very good diagnostic modality to differentiate and determine the severity at an early stage the cause of fever due to dengue or typhoid, which has clinicopathological similar findings in early stage.

Posted on : Sunday, October 9, 2011 12:49 PM
Add reply       No of replies : 2

Report Abuse

You can help us in removing abusive content or spam.
Your Name
Your Email ID
Subject
Message
(Maximum 3000 Characters)
  
 
Yes,early detection of plasma leakage,particularly in pleural and peritoneal cavities is facilitated by USG/E,if the patient is deteriorating,passing less urine,is getting irritable or there are any changes in mentation,if the BP is falling down,or there is reduced pulse pressure,if there is tender liver enlargement,go immediately for USG/E. It may impact on survival.
Replied on Sunday, November 13, 2011 6:35 AM
even if pt doesn have all this symtoms .. but only fever ... USG would guide you through diagnosis.
Replied on Monday, November 14, 2011 11:30 PM
 


Member Sign In

Remember me
Forgot Password?
Sign up now


Medwonders has 218368 Members and 444 Groups.
Last Updated - Oct 23, 2017 - Designed & Content Managed by Medindia4u.com Pvt. Ltd.
Copyright © 2017 Medindia4u.com Pvt. Ltd. All rights reserved.