All Title Author
Keywords Abstract


Several Dengue: About 2 Cases with Pulmonary Disease

DOI: 10.4236/ojrd.2018.84007, PP. 63-68

Keywords: Dengue, Lungs, Pediatrics, Ivory Coast

Full-Text   Cite this paper   Add to My Lib

Abstract:

The most widespread arbovirus in the world, dengue fever has been rampant since the 18th century. Since then, several epidemics have been documented in Asia, the Caribbean, South America and Africa. The authors report two cases of dengue fever in children aged six (6) and twelve (12) years respectively. The diagnosis of several dengue pulmonary was retained in these children, clinico-radiological and biological arguments. In addition to the hemorrhagic syndrome, the pulmonary symptomatology associated cough, dyspnea. Chest X-ray revealed bilateral and extensive alveolar interstitial radiological lesions. From a biological point of view, the positivity of dengue-specific IgM has confirmed arboviruses. From the diagnostic peculiarities of the cases observed, the authors suggest the search for factors associated with a primary dengue infection from several onsets to pulmonary manifestation in children. Indeed, this fringe of the population is no longer concerned with acute respiratory infections. In addition, the socio-cultural context of poverty, of pre-hospital therapeutic itinerary favoring traditional medicine, delays hospital care.

References

[1]  http://www.who.int/csr/don/04-august-2017-dengue-cote-d-ivoire/fr.
[2]  World Health Organization (2009) Dengue: Guidelines for Diagnosis, Treatment, Prevention and Control. World Heal Organization, Geneva.
[3]  Lum, L., Thong, M., Cheah, Y., et al. (1995) Dengue-Associated Adult Respiratory Distress Syndrome. Annals of Tropical Paediatrics, 15, 335-339.
https://doi.org/10.1080/02724936.1995.11747794
[4]  OMS (2009) Dengue Guidelines for Diagnosis, Treatment, Prevention and Control.
[5]  Mustafa, B., Hani, A.W., Chem, Y.K., Mariam, M., Khairul, A.H., et al. (2010) Epidemiological and Clinical Features of Dengue versus Other Acute Febrile Illnesses amongst Patients Seen at Government Polyclinics. Medical Journal of Malaysia, 65, 291-296.
[6]  Rodrigues, R.S., et al. (2014) Lung in Dengue: Computed Tomography Findings. PLoS One, 9, e96313.
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0096313
[7]  Halsey, E.S., Marks, M.A., Gotuzzo, E., Fiestas, V., Suarez, L., et al. (2012) Correlation of Serotype-Specific Dengue Virus Infection with Clinical Manifestations. PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 6, e1638.
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0001638
[8]  OMS (2012) Dengue et dengue hémorragique, Aide-mémoire No. 117.
[9]  Carrasco, L.R., Leo, Y.S., Cook, A.R., Lee, V.J., Thein, T.L., Go, C.J. and Lye, D.C. (2014) Predictive Tools for Severe Dengue Conforming to World Health Organization 2009 Criteria. PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 8, e2972.
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0002972
[10]  Póvoa, T.F., Alves, A.M., Oliveira, C.A., et al. (2014) The Pathology of Severe Dengue in Multiple Organs of Human Fatal Cases: Histopathology, Ultrastructure and Virus Replication. PLoS ONE, 9, e83386.
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0083386
[11]  Guzman, M.G. and Kouri, G. (2002) Dengue: An Update. The Lancet Infectious Diseases, 2, 33-42. https://doi.org/10.1016/S1473-3099(01)00171-2
[12]  HCSP (2011) Stratégie de diagnostic biologique de la dengue.
http://www.hcsp.fr/docspdf/avisrapports/hcspr20110121 dengue.pdf
[13]  Simmons, C.P., Chau, T.N. and Thuy, T.T. (2007) Maternal Antibody and Viral Factors in the Pathogenesis of Dengue Virus in Infants. The Journal of Infectious Diseases, 196, 416-424.
https://doi.org/10.1086/519170
[14]  Vaughn, D.W., Green, S. and Kalayanarooj, S. (2000) Dengue Viremia Titer, Antibody Response Pattern, and Virus Serotype Correlate with Disease Severity. The Journal of Infectious Diseases, 181, 2-9. https://doi.org/10.1086/315215
[15]  De Almeida, R.R., Paim, B., de Oliveira, S.A., Souza Jr, A.S., Gomes, A.C.P., Escuissato, D.L., Zanetti, G. and Marchiori, E. (2017) Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever: A State-of-the-Art Review Focused in Pulmonary Involvement. Lung, 195, 389-395.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00408-017-0021-6

Full-Text

comments powered by Disqus

Contact Us

service@oalib.com

QQ:3279437679

微信:OALib Journal