Dengue fever is a disease caused viruses that are transmitted by mosquitoes. The symptoms of dengue fever include severe joint and muscle pain, swollen lymph nodes, headache, fever, exhaustion, and rash. The presence of fever, rash, and headache is characteristic of dengue fever.
HOW IS DENGUE FEVER DIAGNOSED?
Diagnosis of the dengue fever is not only done with checking temperature by a general physician. It also includes a blood test to check if you actually suffer from dengue or not.
HOW IS DENGUE FEVER TREATED?
The treatment includes the prescription and administration of acetaminophen as well as aspirin and other non steroid based drugs including anti inflammatory medication. Corticosteroids are usually avoided in such cases. Hospital stay will be required for at least a few weeks.
DID YOU KNOW?
The symptoms of dengue are often mistake for a common flu