dengue fever

Differentiating among mosquito-borne forms of uveitis
Differentiating among mosquito-borne forms of uveitisClinicians should recognize the symptoms of West Nile virus, Dengue fever, and Chikungunya that are spread by mosquitos and can have ocular manifestations.
Chikungunya and Coxsackievirus A6Thanks to international travel and the spread of the Aedes aegypti mosquito that carries chikungunya, the disease has spread extremely rapidly throughout the Caribbean and southern United States. Dermatologists should make themselves aware of skin signs and symptoms.
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Child with fever after foreign travelYou are on call as a local pediatric infectious disease physician and receive a message from a colleague at a nearby primary care clinic. A 10-year-old boy is being referred to you for persistent fever and intermittent dry cough that began 4 weeks ago after a week spent visiting family in Karachi, Pakistan.