Mosquito Diseases - Dengue Symptoms

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Symptoms of Dengue Fever

1) Sudden onset of high fever, which may last two to nine days.

2) Severe headache mostly in the forehead

3) Joint and muscle pain, and body aches

4) Pain behind the eyes which worsens with eye movement

5) Nausea or vomiting of coffee coloured matter

Recognition of Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever and shock Symptoms similar to Dengue fever, plus any one or a combination of the following:

1) Severe and continuous pain in the abdomen

2) Bleeding from the nose, mouth, skin bruising

3) Frequent vomiting with or without blood

4) Black stools like coal tar

5) Excessive thirst (dry mouth)

6) Pale, cold skin

7) Weakness

8) Skin rashes maculopapular rash or red tiny spots on the skin, called Petechiae.

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Subha_NIT

Is there any vaccine avaiable for Filaria?

darshani

can we have a anti virus for dengu

Mosquitoes are the number one enemy of public health because they are vectors of a lot of diseases such as malaria and dengue. That's why it is really important that we eradicate them. Numerous studies have been done against mosquitoes. There are insecticides and organic insecticides to kill them.

If mosquitoes can carry and transmit a virus the size of the Malaria virus, why do they not also carry and transmit a much smaller virus called HIV? Medicos poo poo this idea. If the insects don't transmit and carry Aids then should the filtering mechanism be closely studied?

ParasiteRex

First off malaria is a parasite, not a virus. The parasite goes developmental stages within the mosquitos gut. The parasite migrates to the mouthparts of the mosquito to be spread to another person. Viruses don't do this.

aprilgold

what are the symptoms when you have dengue?

You first need to do is go to the hospital first as soon as possible then take some antibiotic medicine. First keep in your mind that clean your home from all poor insect control areas.

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