Which physical findings are characteristic of dengue fever?

Updated: May 03, 2019
  • Author: Darvin Scott Smith, MD, MSc, DTM&H; Chief Editor: Michael Stuart Bronze, MD  more...
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Additional findings may include the following:

  • Injected conjunctivae
  • Facial flushing, a sensitive and specific predictor of dengue infection
  • Inflamed pharynx
  • Lymphadenopathy
  • Nausea and vomiting
  • Nonproductive cough
  • Tachycardia, bradycardia, and conduction defects

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