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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.
Generic hypertension drug a suspect in 19 deaths in Panama

Generic hypertension drug a suspect in 19 deaths in Panama

Dikshit says Dengue under control

Dikshit says Dengue under control

Delhi on the verge of a dengue fever epidemic

Delhi on the verge of a dengue fever epidemic

Dengue epidemic threatens India's capital

Dengue epidemic threatens India's capital

Several factors are contributing to an increase in dengue epidemics

Several factors are contributing to an increase in dengue epidemics

Scientists identify genetic element that the dengue virus uses to replicate

Scientists identify genetic element that the dengue virus uses to replicate

Shortages of  specific medicines and supplies in Indonesia

Shortages of specific medicines and supplies in Indonesia

Experts concerned over bird flu 'clusters' in Indonesia

Experts concerned over bird flu 'clusters' in Indonesia

Scientists create a mosquito resistant to Type 2 dengue fever virus

Scientists create a mosquito resistant to Type 2 dengue fever virus

Purdue biologists visualize protein interaction that may initiate viral infection

Purdue biologists visualize protein interaction that may initiate viral infection

Trip overseas could give you more than you bargained for!

Trip overseas could give you more than you bargained for!

HHS awards $56.9 million to tackle health disparities

HHS awards $56.9 million to tackle health disparities

Mosquito threat to Europe from imported plants

Mosquito threat to Europe from imported plants

Antibody-dependent enhancement

Antibody-dependent enhancement

Bats carry SARS like virus

Bats carry SARS like virus

Flaviviruses immune system defenses in different ways depending on whether they are transmitted by mosquitoes or ticks

Flaviviruses immune system defenses in different ways depending on whether they are transmitted by mosquitoes or ticks

Dengue and other viruses may have developed tricks that let them reproduce inside macrophages

Dengue and other viruses may have developed tricks that let them reproduce inside macrophages

Deadly health crisis imminent in New Orleans

Deadly health crisis imminent in New Orleans

New study strengthens the case for development of vaccine to prevent dengue fever

New study strengthens the case for development of vaccine to prevent dengue fever

Scientists aim to mislead malaria mosquitoes with odours

Scientists aim to mislead malaria mosquitoes with odours