Dengue shock syndrome is characterized by the following except -

Dengue shock syndrome is characterized
by the following except -
a) Hepatomegaly
b) Pleural effusion
c) Thrombocytopenia
d) Decreased haemoglobin
Correct Answer - D
Ans. is ‘d’ i.e., Decreased hemoglobin
Dengue hemorrhagic fever
Fever Minor or Major hemorrhgic
manifestations
Hepatomegaly Thrombocytopenia 100,000/mm3
Hypoalbuminemia Objective evidence of increased
capillary permeability (hematocrit 20%.)
Pleural effusion (by chest radiograph) [Nelson, 17/e, p 1093]
Criteria for Dengue shock syndrome
It includes those for dengue hemorrhagic fever plus, Hypotension or
narrow pulse.