ABSTRACT WATCH: A retrospective analysis of the symptoms and course of dengue infection during pregnancy.
Int J Gynaecol Obstet. 2017 Jun 23. doi: 10.1002/ijgo.12245. [Epub ahead of print]
A retrospective analysis of the symptoms and course of dengue infection during pregnancy.
Agarwal K, Malik S, Mittal P.
To assess outcomes among pregnant women diagnosed with dengue infection.
In a retrospective study, the medical records of all pregnant women with dengue infection admitted to Safdarjung Hospital, New Delhi, India, from July to December 2015 were reviewed. Maternal and fetal outcomes were compared by pregnancy length and stage of disease at diagnosis
Women diagnosed with dengue fever had far better outcomes than did those with DHF or DSS.