Definition of Dengue. Meaning of Dengue. Synonyms of Dengue

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Definition of Dengue

Dengue
Dengue Den"gue (d[e^][ng]"g[asl]), n. [See Note, below.] (Med.) A specific epidemic disease attended with high fever, cutaneous eruption, and severe pains in the head and limbs, resembling those of rheumatism; -- called also breakbone fever. It occurs in India, Egypt, the West Indies, etc., is of short duration, and rarely fatal. Note: This disease, when it first appeared in the British West India Islands, was called the dandy fever, from the stiffness and constraint which it grave to the limbs and body. The Spaniards of the neighboring islands mistook the term for their word dengue, denoting prudery, which might also well express stiffness, and hence the term dengue became, as last, the name of the disease. --Tully.

Meaning of Dengue from wikipedia

- Dengue fever is a mosquito-borne tropical disease caused by the dengue virus. Symptoms typically begin three to fourteen days after infection. These may...
- Dengue vaccine is a vaccine used to prevent dengue fever in humans. Development of dengue vaccines began in the 1920s, but was hindered by the need to...
- Dengue virus (DENV) is the cause of dengue fever. It is a mosquito-borne, single positive-stranded RNA virus of the family Flaviviridae; genus Flavivirus...
- Dengue Fever is an American band from Los Angeles who combine Cambodian rock and pop music of the 1960s and 70s with psychedelic rock and other world music...
- Dengue fever is an endemic viral infectious disease. Dengue fever may also refer to: Dengue virus, the virus that causes dengue fever Dengue Fever (band)...
- (locally [dɛŋˈvakʃa]) was a health scare in the Philippines caused when the dengue vaccine Dengvaxia was found to increase the risk of disease severity for...
- Thousands hit by Brazil outbreak of dengue edition.cnn.com, accessed 16 February 2020 Cambodia suffers worst dengue epidemic, 407 dead Archived 2009-11-11...
- disease. Some vaccine candidates that targeted coronaviruses, RSV virus and Dengue virus elicited VADE, and were terminated from further development or became...
- was confirmed in Jamaica on 10 March 2020. This was during the 2019–2020 dengue fever epidemic that affected Latin America and the Caribbean. The COVID-19...
- Zac Holtzman is an American guitarist and co-founder of the band Dengue Fever. From 1989-2000 Holtzman was guitarist, co-vocalist, and co-songwriter for...