What is the difference between dengue fever and typhoid fever? Different viruses?

No relation. Dengue is caused by a mosquito-borne virus (dengue virus). Typhoid fever is cause by a food-borne bacteria (salmonella typhi). They symptoms are also completely different.

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Difference between dengue fever and dengue hemorrhagic fever?

Quite similar. Both conditions are caused by dengue virus. One is a milder form but the second one is more serious due to development of very low platelet counts which can lead to bleeding(that is why it is called hemorragic) and occasional fatalities due to shock(fluid leaks) or bleeding. Read more...

What can people do to help fight dengue fever?

Prevention, Abx. 1. Prevention - keep away from mosquitoes - cover up arms, legs, neck; use mosquito netting, use mosquito repellent 2. Treatment - if develop dengue, drink lots of filtered water and see a doctor for antibiotics. Then prevent any more mosquito bites. Read more...

How long can it take for dengue fever to pass?

Two weeks. Fever and most major symptoms of uncomplicated (i.e. Non-hemorrhagic) dengue will usually resolved within two weeks of onset of illness. Fatigue may persist for some days or weeks afterwards as the body recuperates from the infection. Read more...
Depends on Type. Most often dengue acute sx last 7 to10 days. Usually there is full recovery within a month. If you had dengue hemorrhagic fever or dengue shock syndrome recovery can be longer depending on complications. Read more...

How much time take for curing simple mild dengue fever?

Symptom resolution. Most often dengue acute sx last 7 to10 days. Usually there is full recovery within a month. If you had dengue hemorrhagic fever or dengue shock syndrome recovery can be longer depending on complications. Read more...

Hello, I was diagnosed with dengue fever but feel fine. Is this normal?

Can happen. Although milder disease occurs more often in children and teenagers, the disease can be mild if this is presumptively your first infection. However, like any other illness a milder form dengue disease in adults can happen; unless, you have doubts about the diagnosis and have potentially an alternative condition. . Read more...

What to do if I was dengue fever twice and will I get it the third time?

Possible. Dengue fever can recur because there are different strains of the flavivirus out there. In fact, these recurrences are often associated with a higher risk of complications such as dengue hemorrhagic shock syndrome. Protection from mosquito bite will minimize the chance of recurrence. Read more...

What happens if other types bite what happen is anyone can cause dengue fever?

Dengue Fever. Not sure what you are asking here. Dengue Fever is due to a virus that is transmitted by several types of Aedes mosquitoes. Most commonly it is transmitted by A. Aegypti. Read more...