Current emerging situation of dengue in India.

  title={Current emerging situation of dengue in India.},
  author={Thiruppathi Mariappan},
  journal={Tropical doctor},
  volume={43 3},
Outbreaks of dengue fever (DF) have been reported from various countries. Although DF has been endemic in India from the nineteenth century, dengue haemorrhagic fever (DHF) was first reported in 1987. The first major widespread epidemic of DHF and dengue shock syndrome (DSS) was reported in 1996 with four serotypes reported to be in co-circulation. In 2012… CONTINUE READING