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In aftica. Could I have dengue fever?

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Dr. Ankush Bansal
Internal Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: Maybe

Dengue fever is endemic in parts of africa.
It depends where you are and the conditions there. If you suspect dengue, see a doctor.

In brief: Maybe

Dengue fever is endemic in parts of africa.
It depends where you are and the conditions there. If you suspect dengue, see a doctor.
Dr. Ankush Bansal
Dr. Ankush Bansal
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Dr. Marvin Den
Internal Medicine

In brief: Foreign Travel

Depending on where you traveling you can be exposed to various diseases.
Malaria would be my first concern. Would see a doctor as soon as posible.

In brief: Foreign Travel

Depending on where you traveling you can be exposed to various diseases.
Malaria would be my first concern. Would see a doctor as soon as posible.
Dr. Marvin Den
Dr. Marvin Den
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry

In brief: High Fever

According to the cdc suspect dengue if in an endemic area & you have high fever (i.
e. 104 f) which presents with two of the following symptoms: muscle & joint pain, severe headches, intense pain behind the eyes, nausea, vomiting, swollen glands & rash. Severe dengue can lead to drop in body temperature, bloody gums or vomitus, severe abdominal pain, difficulty breathing & restlessness. Take care.

In brief: High Fever

According to the cdc suspect dengue if in an endemic area & you have high fever (i.
e. 104 f) which presents with two of the following symptoms: muscle & joint pain, severe headches, intense pain behind the eyes, nausea, vomiting, swollen glands & rash. Severe dengue can lead to drop in body temperature, bloody gums or vomitus, severe abdominal pain, difficulty breathing & restlessness. Take care.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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