What is Dengue
Dengue fever is a viral disease spreads by dengue virus (DEN), the virus family is Flavivirids. The virus is able to nourish the human body and a female mosquito bites transmits the dengue virus into human.
Dengue Virus Symptoms
Early diagnosis of dengue is required to properly control these complications, which could save the lives of patients. An wave of dengue virus infection consists of three stages.
Early Symptoms of Dengue Fever
- High fever with dehydration.
- Dehydration is the process in the body (dehydration) is introduced.
- Hemorrhagic Bleeding – Bleeding in mucus and from the nose, bleeding in women’s vagina started.
Severe Symptoms of Dengue Fever
Cough is the sign of severe dengue phase indicator. Your doctor could recommend lung X-Ray Pi or Bi to demonstrate expansion of the lungs. Doctor starts Intravenous therapy with Normal Saline Drips of patients so that the water in body is balanced.
The Patient’s Health Maintenance Phase
Regular heartbeat starts and blood pressure is normal. If the patient get extra Intravenous Fluids then cough and swelling in hands and feet appears, Pulmonary Oedema or Congestive Heart Failure (the heart and lung function reduction) is a sign.
So doctors recommend medication to control it, Throat wheezing, cough and difficulty in breathing are complicated symptoms of dengue fever. The proportion of white blood cells has become a normal level. Dengue virus infection or symptoms of dengue disease are divided in three stages.
Dengue Fever Symptoms
Initial Symptoms of Dengue Fever:
Reduction of water in the body, severe fever (fever, severe speech impediment in that language), looks down, dizziness. Symptoms in children include neck stiffness.
Secondary Symptoms of Dengue Fever:
Plasma Leakage, and visual problems, loss of appetite
Dengue Fever Severity
The severity of the dengue fever depends on what stage dengue is diagnosed. Doctor’s expertise and the right medication at the right time to put the patient to determine the amount of Intravenous fluid. Doctors can advice you following blood tests
- LFTs Liver Function Tests, Sugar Blood Glucose Test,
- Renal Parameters Such As Creatinine, Urea
- Kidney function tests: Electrolytes – Sodium, Potassium, Calcium Etc.
The results of laboratory tests and physical condition of patient tells doctors the route of medication for dengue and dengue treatment. In case of Severe Plasma Leakage of the tissues in the blood of excess flows to correct medication should be given immediately.
Assessment of Intravenous Fluid in the Treatment of Dengue Fever
Intravenous Fluid in cases of dengue fever treatment is very important, since early diagnosis in patients leads to intravenous treatment in which RINGERS / LACTATED RINGERS SOLUTION, or 0.9% Normal Saline as Intravenous Fluid or both as is. Intravenous Fluid. 2-3ml/kg/hour also be required, and keeping symptoms in mind, Intravenous Fluid dosage can be increased as 7-10ml/kg/hour. For Children Intravenous Fluid intake and urine volume was determined by their body weight.