What it is Dengue Fever?
Dengue fever is a common communicable disease characterized by occurrence of high fever, severe body aches and intense headache. It is a very common disease which is endemic in most part of India, Most of the infections occurs in the rainy season. Though it may be found sporadically in other seasons as well, Wide spread outbreak occurred in 1996, 2003, 2006, 2010, 2013 2015. The disease is quite severe in young children as compared to adults.
It is a disease which occurs throughout the world except in Europe and affects a large number of people. For example, it is estimated that every year, 2 crore cases of Dengue fever occurring the world.