High prevalence of clinically unsuspected dengue disease among children in Ribeirao Preto city, Brazil.

@article{Poloni2016HighPO,
  title={High prevalence of clinically unsuspected dengue disease among children in Ribeirao Preto city, Brazil.},
  author={Telma Regina Ramos Silva Poloni and F{\'a}bio Pio Dornas and Nilton Nascimento Dos Santos and Adriana Moreira Soares and Alberto Anastacio Amarilla and Helda Liz Alfonso and Sabrina Trigueiro and Marco Aur{\'e}lio Sicchiroli Lavrador and Aparecida Yulie Yamamoto and Victor Hugo Aquino},
  journal={Journal of medical virology},
  year={2016},
  volume={88 10},
  pages={1711-9}
}
The aim of this study was to analyze the characteristics of Dengue virus (DENV)-infected children and the accuracy of dengue diagnosis based on clinical presentations. The inclusion criteria were children ≥1-year-old presenting febrile illness with 1-7 days of onset. Children (n = 110) aged 2-15 years were included in this study. DENV infection was… CONTINUE READING