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Dengue haemorrhagic fever in Thailand

Hella Wellmer

Dengue haemorrhagic fever in Thailand

geomedical observations on developments over the period 1970-1979

by Hella Wellmer

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Published by Springer-Verlag in Berlin, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Thailand,
  • Thailand.
    • Subjects:
    • Dengue -- Thailand.,
    • Medical geography.,
    • Thailand -- Statistics, Medical.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesSitzungsberichte der Heidelberger Akademie der Wissenschaften, Mathematisch-Naturwissenschaftliche Klasse. Jahrg. 1983 (Supplement)
      StatementHella Wellmer ; foreword by Helmut J. Jusatz ; [English translation by J.A. Hellen and I.F. Hellen].
      SeriesVeröffentlichungen aus der Geomedizinischen Forschungsstelle der Heidelberger Akademie der Wissenschaften
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRA644.D4 W44 1983
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 40 p. :
      Number of Pages40
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2781361M
      ISBN 100387124861
      LC Control Number83206036

      Bangkok (in Thai) and other authors).- Text Map 3. Dengue haemorrhagic fever hospitalization in 9 health districts (According to Avril, , cit. after Halstead, ).- Text Map 4. Railways and onset of epidemic spread of dengue haemorrhagic fever.- Text Map 5. Urban population and dengue haemorrhagic fever (Population after. Dengue Haemorrhagic Fever is consistent with nose bleeds, vomiting blood, passing blood in the stool etc. This happens because the dengue virus attacks the blood vessels and this also may lead to fluid leakage around the lungs, worsening the condition for the patient. Dengue Haemorrhagic fever may quickly escalate into Dengue Shock Syndrome.

      52 AmericAn JournAl of clinicAl medicine® • Spring • Volume SeVen, number Two Dengue Fever/Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever areas annually.5 In the United States twenty-six states require the reporting of dengue infections. It is felt that competent mosquito vectors are located in twenty-eight of the fifty states.6 There are two passive surveillance systems run by the CDC.   To the Editor: Dengue hemorrhagic fever (DHF) has been recognized as a disease of young children in the past. Three decades ago most reported case-patients in Thailand were years of age (1). Increasing evidence shows that the age group most affected is changing (2).

        Dengue fever is a mosquito-borne virus that infects 50– million people each year1. Of these infections, ,–, occur as the severe, life-threatening form of the disease, dengue. A previously healthy year-old man presents with a 2-day history of fever to 39 °C, retro-orbital headache, severe bone pain, especially in his hips and along his spine, and a pink, confluent.


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Dengue haemorrhagic fever in Thailand by Hella Wellmer Download PDF EPUB FB2

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, leukopenia, and the following.

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 symptoms of. During the ten years following my first publication the new clinical picture, described as "dengue haemorrhagic fever", has become a standard component in the Thailand's system of notifiable diseases.

So too, the World Health Orga­ nization publishes regular reports in its Weekly Records. Dengue fever is a common mosquito-borne illness in many tropical and subtropical countries. One study estimated that 50 million infections occur every year.

Symptoms can. Thank you for providing this very important information on Dengue. My daughter traveled to Thailand and spend 3 months there - about 3/4 of the way through her trip she developed Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever, and spent 7 days in hospital - 5 days in I.C.U.

at Bumrungrad, where she had massive plasma leakage, and her organs became very compromised. The causative agent of denfue hemorrhagic fever (DHF) is dengue virus, of which there are 4 serotypes. When a person is infected with dengue virus for the first time, clinical signs and symptoms are usually mild.

However, if he/she is reinfected with a different type of dengue virus, severe conditions such as bleeding or shock will occur and can be fatal. 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).

The Department of Disease Control on Friday announced a dengue haemorrhagic fever epidemic this year as there have b patients, 43 of whom died. SUBSCRIBE THAILAND. 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 distribution of.

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 Health Organization, the transmission of dengue 10/10(5).

The number of chikungunya cases in Thailand has risen toDengue Hemorrhagic Fever (DHF) – is a more severe form, seen only in a small proportion of those infected. DHF is a stereotypic. Introduction. Dengue virus (DENV) is an increasing problem in tropical and sub-tropical countries, where Aedes spp mosquitoes transmit the virus primarily in urban or semi-urban settings.

Infection with DENV may result in a sub-clinical infection, undifferentiated fever, dengue fever (DF), dengue hemorrhagic fever (DHF), or dengue shock syndrome (DSS). thousands of people caught dengue fever again this ly many of them were taking blood thinners like aspirin or waferin or both it be advisable to stop taking them?Aspirin can be stopped for a few days but how about waferin.

To the Editor: Dengue hemorrhagic fever (DHF) has been recognized as a disease of young children in the decades ago most reported case-patients in Thailand were 3–6 years of age ().Increasing evidence shows that the age group most affected is changing ().We report evidence that in Uttaradit, Thailand, the predominant age of those who acquire DHF has increased by at least 2 years Cited by: A Cohort Study to Determine the Incidence of Dengue Fever and to Build Capacity for Dengue Vaccine Trials in Dengue-endemic Regions of South Asia Conditions: Dengue NCT Dengue haemorrhagic fever 14 Table Non-specific constitutional symptoms observed in haemorrhagic fever patients with dengue and chikungunya virus infectiona Chikungunya Criteria DHF(%) Fever (%) Injected pharynx Vomiting Constipation Abdominal pain Headache Generalized lymphadenopathy 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 known as dengue. By News Desk @bactiman63 Thailand’s Department of Disease Control (DDC) has officially declared a dengue hemorrhagic fever epidemic this year as there have b patients, 43 of whom died.

Serological and virological features of dengue fever and dengue haemorrhagic fever in Thailand from to S. ANANTAPREECHA, S. CHANAMA, A. A-NUEGOONPIPAT, S. NAEMKHUNTHOT, A. SA-NGASANG, P. SAWANPANYALERT, I.

KURANE. 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.

User Review - Flag as inappropriate Dengue Scott B. Halstead Imperial College Press, Published in US$ISBNpages. Dengue presents the most up-to-date overview of the field, encompassing various aspects of epidemiology, virus research, clinical management of the disease, pathogenesis, vector control and diagnosis.4/5(1).CD69 activation in child with dengue hemorrhagic fever (DHF) and child with dengue fever (DF).

A, Two-color analysis of CD69 expression in CD16 + CD56 + lymphocytes (NK cells) in lysed fresh whole blood specimens from child with DHF and child with DF on study day 2, fever day +1, and at convalescent visit (healthy 6-month follow-up).

The number of cases of dengue hemorrhagic fever in Thailand varies widely from year to year. Cummings and his colleagues examined the spatial-temporal dynamics of dengue hemorrhagic fever .