[Dengue in Nicaragua, 1994: reintroduction of serotype 3 in the Americas].

  title={[Dengue in Nicaragua, 1994: reintroduction of serotype 3 in the Americas].},
  author={Mar{\'i}a Guadalupe Guzm{\'a}n and Susana V{\'a}zquez and Eric Mart{\'i}nez and M. A. Lobo {\'A}lvarez and Rosmari Rodr{\'i}guez and Gustavo Kour{\'i} and J O de los Reyes and F. Troncoso Acevedo},
  journal={Boletin de la Oficina Sanitaria Panamericana. Pan American Sanitary Bureau},
  volume={121 2},
The principal aim of this work was to report the reintroduction of dengue virus serotype 3 in the Americas after an absence of 17 years. In addition, it describes the most common symptoms associated with classical dengue and hemorrhagic dengue and presents data on the distribution of the epidemic in the various comprehensive local health care systems of Nicaragua. The study group consisted of 39 patients hospitalized in Managua and León for dengue with hemorrhagic manifestations and hemorrhagic… CONTINUE READING
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