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Severe hepatitis and jaundice during the evolution of dengue virus infection: case report

We describe the case of a female patient who presented a condition of dengue hemorrhagic fever that evolved with jaundice and significant coagulation abnormalities. Dengue was diagnosed through the presence of anti-dengue IgM antibodies (MAC-ELISA). This disease needs to be taken into consideration in the differential diagnosis for acute febrile jaundice.

Dengue fever; Jaundice; Hepatitis; Liver

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