What are the characteristic lab findings in dengue?

Updated: May 03, 2019
  • Author: Darvin Scott Smith, MD, MSc, DTM&H; Chief Editor: Michael Stuart Bronze, MD  more...
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Characteristic laboratory findings in dengue are as follows:

  • Thrombocytopenia (platelet count <100 x 109/L)
  • Leukopenia
  • Mild to moderate elevation of aspartate aminotransferase and alanine aminotransferase values

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