Understand Expected duration of Dengue: Usually dengue virus lasts 7-10 days. The time taken by patients who develop DHF and DSS to recover depends on the severity of complication.
- The disease is usually mild and self limiting illness in most people. The acute phase of the illness (that is fever, myalgias and other symptoms) can last about 7-10 days.
- Some patients may feel fatigued and weak (asthenia), for up to a month after the infection and full recovery can take several weeks.
Some patients with dengue fever can progress to DHF or DSS. The time taken for patients who develop DHF and DSS to recover depends on the severity of complication.
Read articles and Understand dengue
All possible measures have been taken to ensure accuracy, reliability, timeliness and authenticity of the information; however Onlymyhealth.com does not take any liability for the same. Using any information provided by the website is solely at the viewers’ discretion. In case of any medical exigencies/ persistent health issues, we advise you to seek a qualified medical practitioner before putting to use any advice/tips given by our team or any third party in form of answers/comments on the above mentioned website.