Dengue

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What is dengue?

Dengue is an acute infection caused by Dengue virus characterized by a sudden onset of fever, headache, rash, joint pain and muscle pain. It is transmitted through mosquitoes.

Common symptoms reported by people with dengue

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

Reports may be affected by other conditions and/or medication side effects. We ask about general symptoms (anxious mood, depressed mood, fatigue, pain, and stress) regardless of condition.
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Treatments taken by people for dengue

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Compare treatments taken by people with dengue

Let’s build this page together! When you share what it’s like to have dengue through your profile, those stories and data appear here too.

Got a question about living with dengue? Members in the forum might have the answers.

Who has dengue on PatientsLikeMe?

  • 0 new patients joined this month
  • 26 say dengue is their primary condition

Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 12
30s 12
40s 5
50s 4
60s 3
70+ 3

Distribution of sex

Sex
Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 22
Female 17

These charts show data from dengue patients who have completed their condition history
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