Background: Admission of dengue fever/dengue hemorrhagic fever cases was on the rise during the monsoon period of Andhra Pradesh 2015 in Santhiram Medical College and Hospital and surrounding Districts of kurnool. A number of deaths due to dengue fever were reported in the previous months. Hence, a clinical study of the dengue cases was done in the late monsoon for a period of 3 months since a large number of cases with bleeding manifestations were referred to our Hospital for platelets transfusion from the local hospitals and nursing homes.
Aim: A Clinical study of dengue fever cases in the extended monsoon period and to evaluate the need for platelet transfusion in dengue fever cases.
Lokendranath G et al., Study of Dengue Fever Cases In Rayalaseema Region, Andhrapradesh. Int J Recent Sci Res. 7(10), pp. 13807-13810.