Dengue hemmorhagic fever

Dengue hemmorhagic fever

[¦deŋ·gē ‚hem·ə‚raj·ik ′fē·vər]
(medicine)
A severe and potentially fatal form of Dengue fever that is characterized by loss of appetite, vomiting, high fever, headache, and abdominal pain; shock and circulatory failure may occur.
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Infections with DEN Virus can result in Dengue Fever (DF) Dengue Hemmorhagic Fever (DHF) and Dengue Shock Syndrome (DSS).