Dengue hemorrhagic fever in infants.

  title={Dengue hemorrhagic fever in infants.},
  author={Suchat Hongsiriwon},
  journal={The Southeast Asian journal of tropical medicine and public health},
  volume={33 1},
A report of 19 cases of serologically-proven dengue hemorrhagic fever (DHF) in infants aged 3-12 months who were admitted to the Department of Pediatrics, Chon Buri Regional Hospital, Thailand, during 1995 to 1998. Subjects were 8 males and 11 females, with the peak age of 8 months. Four cases (21%) had DHF and other common co-infections ie pneumonia (2 cases), Staphylococcus aureus sepsis (1 case) and Haemophilus influenzae meningitis (1 case). The clinical manifestations of the 15 DHF cases… CONTINUE READING


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