Epidemiology of dengue and dengue haemorrhagic fever in Malaysia. III. A comparative study of clinical features seen in virologically confirmed cases for periods between 1963-1987--a review.

Shekhar, K C; Senan, P (1992) Epidemiology of dengue and dengue haemorrhagic fever in Malaysia. III. A comparative study of clinical features seen in virologically confirmed cases for periods between 1963-1987--a review. The Journal of the Singapore Paediatric Society, 34 (1-2). pp. 67-82. ISSN 0037-5683

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Abstract

Dengue fever, Dengue hemorrhagic fever and Dengue shock syndrome within the dengue complex is a sinister disease of great public health importance and continues to ravage children, young adults and the aged in Malaysia. The history of the disease is traced for over the years and the changing pattern of clinical presentation are noted. Various hospital based studies have been compared and the pathognomonic features of the disease in Malaysia are highlighted.

Item Type: Article
Creators:
  1. Shekhar, K C
  2. Senan, P
Journal or Publication Title: The Journal of the Singapore Paediatric Society
Additional Information: Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur
Uncontrolled Keywords: Child, Preschool; Dengue/complications
Subjects: R Medicine
Divisions: Faculty of Medicine
Depositing User: Mr. Faizal Hamzah
Date Deposited: 01 Jun 2011 09:45
Last Modified: 01 Jun 2011 09:45
URI: http://eprints.um.edu.my/id/eprint/1407

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