• Dengue is a dynamic disease with the clinical spectrum ranging from asymptomatic infection to severe dengue which may even be fatal.

  • Shock in severe dengue is pathophysiologically different from septic shock and so is its management.

  • The clinical course of dengue is not usually predictable at the onset of illness.

  • Management should be guided by sequential haematocrit measurement and the phase of the illness.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Internal MedicineFortis HospitalMohaliIndia

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