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Can You Die From Being Sick With Dengue Fever
Definition of the word may have come from swahili "ka-dinga pepo", meaning cramp-like seizure caused by an evil spirit. Dengue or breakbone fever is a viral, flu like illness spread by a day biting mosquito. Many have no symptoms but, if stricken, those ill have high fever, headache, shaking chills, & rash. Repeat illness dangerous. 50% of world population at risk as ...Read more
I had dengue fever about three or two months ago. in sweden there are no dengue mosquitos, but i feel sick again. Possible relapse?
I had dengue fever 2 years ago. I recovered fully. I heard i'm more prone to death if i get it again. Is that true 2-3 years later? My whole life?
Second episode worse: If infection occurs with a different subtype the disease. Ight more severe. ...Read more
What happens if I get Dengue fever for the second time? Will a Dengue vaccine work for me if I've already been ill?
Not really!: First of all there is no dengue vaccine yet. The point of a vaccine is that once you get it, you build up antibodies against the disease so if you get stung by an infected mosquito, an get injected with the dengue virus, your antibodies will destroy the virus. Once you've been infected and have developed your own antibodies a vaccine would be useless for you. ...Read more
Viral Illness: The aedes aegypti & aedes albopictus mosquitoes are both vectors for dengue fever. Denque fever is a viral illness. According to the world health organization the aedes aegypti feeds during the daytime & the females can on multiple humans during one feeding period. Who states dengue fever can present with high fevers (i.e. 104 f) accompanied by muscle / joint pain, severe headches, pain behind. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
2-7 days: Dengue fever is increasing and is a common cause for fever in travelers returning from the tropics or subtropics. Symptoms develop 3-14 days after mosquito bite. Other symptoms include headache, pain behind eyes, muscle aches, joint pain, rash, and nausea. About 1% progress on to the more worrisome dengue hemorrhagic fever (dhf). If you suspect df see your doctor and avoid use of ibuprofen. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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