Dengue fever (abdominal ultrasound findings)

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel

Presentation

Pyrexial for 4-5 days. Laboratory findings compatible with dengue fever.

Patient Data

Age: 35 years
Gender: Female
Ultrasound

Abdominal ultrasound

Free fluid is noted in the pericholecystic, hepatorenal, splenorenal, both iliac fossae, and pelvic regions.

There are bilateral pleural effusions.

There is diffuse oedema of the gallbladder wall.

Case Discussion

A case demonstrating some associated non-specific features of dengue fever on abdominal ultrasound.

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Case information

rID: 24358
Case created: 9th Aug 2013
Last edited: 1st Aug 2017
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