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Severe Dengue

"Severe Dengue" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

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A virulent form of dengue characterized by THROMBOCYTOPENIA and an increase in vascular permeability (grades I and II) and distinguished by a positive pain test (e.g., TOURNIQUET PAIN TEST). When accompanied by SHOCK (grades III and IV), it is called dengue shock syndrome.


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This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Severe Dengue" by people in this website by year, and whether "Severe Dengue" was a major or minor topic of these publications.
Bar chart showing 30 publications over 15 distinct years, with a maximum of 6 publications in 2002
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