They may be mistaken for symptoms of the flu or. Evaluation of the ns1 rapid test and the who dengue classification schemes for use as bedside diagnosis of acute dengue fever in adults.
Immediately go to a local clinic or emergency room if you or a family member has any of the following symptoms.
How long does it take to get dengue fever. Dengue fever causes a high fever 104 f 40 c and any of the following signs and symptoms. In severe cases symptoms may include hemorrhage shock organ failure and death. If you are bitten by an infected mosquito symptoms can take up to 2 weeks to develop but usually last less than a week.
Warning signs usually begin in the 24 48 hours after your fever has gone away. Dengue is a viral disease spread through mosquito bites. Dengue viruses are spread to people through the bites of infected aedes species mosquitoes ae.
Once you are bitten by a mosquito that is carrying dengue fever the average time for symptoms to begin is four to seven days. Dengue causes flu like symptoms and lasts for 2 7 days. High fever 40 c 104 f is usually accompanied by at least two of the following symptoms.
While the average incubation period is from of four to seven days you may experience symptoms as early as three days or as late as two weeks after being bitten. The 1 st symptoms include fever headache muscle and joint aches high fever pain behind the eyes and vomiting or nausea. If you contract dengue fever symptoms usually begin about four to seven days after the initial infection.
When symptoms do occur they may be mistaken for other illnesses such as the flu and usually begin four to 10 days after you are bitten by an infected mosquito. Albopictus these are the same types of mosquitoes that spread zika and chikungunya viruses. Drop in blood pressure which can get really severe concludes dr shah.
Symptoms include fever headache nausea vomiting rash pain in the eyes joints and muscles and minor bleeding. Am j trop med hyg. If it s a mild case symptoms will resolve on its own within 2 7 days.
If someone doesn t take good care post dengue then during a second recurrence dengue can lead hypotension i e. These mosquitoes typically lay eggs near standing water in containers that hold water like buckets bowls animal dishes flower pots and vases. Dengue fever usually occurs after an incubation period of 4 10 days after the bite of the infected mosquito.
Dengue fever presents itself with flu like symptoms that typically show about 1 5 10 days after being bitten by an infected mosquito. Warning signs of severe dengue watch for signs and symptoms of severe dengue. In many cases symptoms will be mild.