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  • DENV
  • There are four serotypes of dengue viruses (DENV), each of which is capable of causing self-limited dengue fever (DF) or even life-thre. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Testing of these cases with an RDT (Dengue Duo, Standard Diagnostics) that detects DENV nonstructural protein 1 (NS1) and anti-DENV immunoglobulin M (IgM), at the National Public Health Institute identified the first reported RDT-positive case with illness onset on March 1 (Figure 1 ). (cdc.gov)
  • febrile
  • Because routine surveillance for acute febrile illnesses, including dengue, is not well established in Angola, the number of reported fatal and nonfatal cases likely underestimates the actual number. (cdc.gov)
  • Anecdotal reports from clinicians and residents of Luanda suggest that the number of nonmalaria acute febrile illnesses increased beginning in late January 2013, at which time dengue was included in the differential diagnosis. (cdc.gov)
  • World Health Organ
  • The World Health Organization provided technical guidance along with support for provincial and territorial dengue monitoring and coordination committees. (wikipedia.org)
  • Holtzman
  • In addition to Ethan Holtzman on Farfisa and Optigan, and Zac on vocals and guitar, the charter membership of Dengue Fever included bassist Senon Williams (also of slowcore outfit the Radar Brothers), drummer Paul Smith, and saxophonist David Ralicke (Beck, Ozomatli, Brazzaville). (apple.com)
  • Dengue Fever gained notoriety through shows in L.A. and San Francisco, where, Holtzman says, some members of the audience were already familiar with '60s Cambodian pop through the mysterious Cambodia Rocks compilation album released at about the same time. (metroactive.com)
  • platelet count
  • Dr. Richard Mata, in his article 'Solving Dengue Fever' quoted an example that in an Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic purpura or ITP case a patient remains normal even with 10K platelet count, if the patient is always hydrated. (news-medical.net)
  • The major symptom of dengue is high along with severe headache, severe pain behind the eyes, joint pain, muscle and/or bone pain, rash, mild bleeding of the nose or gums, easy bruising, a low white cell count, and a low platelet count. (virginia.gov)
  • Zika
  • Clinical and laboratory profile of Zika and dengue infected patients: lessons learned from the co-circulation of dengue, Zika and chikungunya in Brazil. (umn.edu)
  • How Close Are We To Vaccines For Zika, Dengue, And Chikungunya? (medicaldaily.com)
  • What's the latest news on vaccines for the mosquito-borne diseases Zika, chikungunya, and dengue? (medicaldaily.com)
  • A new macromolecule is designed to fight off an array of deadly viral infections, including the Zika virus, Ebola, and dengue fever. (medicaldaily.com)
  • cytokines
  • Macrophages (Mϕ) are the major source of inflammatory cytokines and aretarget cells for dengue virus (DV) replication. (biomedcentral.com)
  • A complex interplay among virus, dendritic cells, T cells, and cytokines in dengue virus infections. (medscape.com)
  • vaccines
  • Currently, there are no vaccines to protect against the dengue virus and people are advised instead to take sensible precautions to decrease the likelihood of being bitten by the mosquito. (news-medical.net)
  • Southeast Asia
  • Dengue was once prevalent only in Southeast Asia , but as the mosquito vectors have spread, so has the disease. (everything2.com)
  • Through the Arts Envoy Program of the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, the U.S. Department of State is pleased to bring the rock band Dengue Fever back to Southeast Asia," said Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Public Diplomacy in the Bureau of East Asian and Pacific Affairs, Thomas Hodges. (concordmusicgroup.com)
  • Prevention
  • Effectiveness and economic assessment of routine larviciding for prevention of chikungunya and dengue in temperate urban settings in Europe. (umn.edu)
  • A 24-hour government sponsored online service, the "Punjab Health Line Project For Dengue" provided information about the disease and its prevention. (wikipedia.org)
  • epidemic
  • Evaluation of the WHO 2009 classification for diagnosis of acute dengue in a large cohort of adults and children in Sri Lanka during a denque-1 epidemic. (umn.edu)
  • Health-care professionals throughout Angola should be aware of the ongoing epidemic, the recommended practices for clinical management of dengue patients, and the need to report cases to MHA. (cdc.gov)
  • aspirin
  • People with dengue shouldn't take medicines with aspirin or ibuprofen, which can make bleeding more likely. (kidshealth.org)
  • For classic dengue, the best treatment is just to ride it out: bed rest, lots of fluid s, perhaps aspirin for the aches and pains. (everything2.com)
  • Ibuprofen and aspirin, however, should be avoided as these agents can cause internal bleeding in patients with dengue fever. (news-medical.net)
  • Due to potential for bleeding problems, persons who think they have dengue should use analgesics (pain relievers) with acetaminophen and avoid those containing ibuprofen, Naproxen, aspirin or aspirin containing drugs. (virginia.gov)
  • If a person thinks they have dengue fever, they can take medication such as acetaminophen (Tylenol ®) for the pain but should avoid aspirin. (bphc.org)
  • specimens
  • Serum specimens from 49 suspected dengue cases with RDT results from the National Public Health Institute were sent to the CDC Dengue Branch for confirmatory diagnostic testing. (cdc.gov)
  • outbreaks
  • The mosquito is an urban one, and dengue outbreaks in poor "third world" urban slums can be particularly deadly for young children. (everything2.com)
  • Manifestations of dengue in the eye, though rare in the past, are now more recently noted to be common in some outbreaks. (bmj.com)
  • For the latest information on Dengue outbreaks please go to: Pan American Health Organization. (iamat.org)
  • For the latest information on Dengue outbreaks please go to: ProMED-mail. (iamat.org)
  • occurs
  • Dengue occurs in urban and suburban settings with higher transmission rates happening during the rainy season. (iamat.org)
  • diseases
  • It is still early days for nowcasting and similar tools for understanding the spread of diseases like flu and dengue - we're excited to see what comes next. (google.org)
  • Dengue is one of the most important emerging vector-borne viral diseases. (biomedcentral.com)