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Research Article

Evaluation of the Traditional and Revised WHO Classifications of Dengue Disease Severity

  • Federico Narvaez equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Federico Narvaez, Gamaliel Gutierrez

    Affiliations: Infectious Diseases Unit, Hospital Infantil Manuel de Jesús Rivera, Managua, Nicaragua, Sustainable Sciences Institute, Managua, Nicaragua

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  • Gamaliel Gutierrez equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Federico Narvaez, Gamaliel Gutierrez

    Affiliation: Sustainable Sciences Institute, Managua, Nicaragua

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  • Maria Angeles Pérez,

    Affiliations: Infectious Diseases Unit, Hospital Infantil Manuel de Jesús Rivera, Managua, Nicaragua, Sustainable Sciences Institute, Managua, Nicaragua

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  • Douglas Elizondo,

    Affiliation: Sustainable Sciences Institute, Managua, Nicaragua

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  • Andrea Nuñez,

    Affiliations: Sustainable Sciences Institute, Managua, Nicaragua, National Virology Laboratory, Centro Nacional de Diagnóstico y Referencia, Ministry of Health, Managua, Nicaragua

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  • Angel Balmaseda,

    Affiliations: Sustainable Sciences Institute, Managua, Nicaragua, National Virology Laboratory, Centro Nacional de Diagnóstico y Referencia, Ministry of Health, Managua, Nicaragua

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  • Eva Harris mail

    eharris@berkeley.edu

    Affiliations: Sustainable Sciences Institute, Managua, Nicaragua, Division of Infectious Diseases and Vaccinology, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, California, United States of America

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  • Published: November 08, 2011
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0001397

About the Authors

Federico Narvaez, Maria Angeles Pérez
Infectious Diseases Unit, Hospital Infantil Manuel de Jesús Rivera, Managua, Nicaragua
Federico Narvaez, Gamaliel Gutierrez, Maria Angeles Pérez, Douglas Elizondo, Andrea Nuñez, Angel Balmaseda, Eva Harris
Sustainable Sciences Institute, Managua, Nicaragua
Andrea Nuñez, Angel Balmaseda
National Virology Laboratory, Centro Nacional de Diagnóstico y Referencia, Ministry of Health, Managua, Nicaragua
Eva Harris
Division of Infectious Diseases and Vaccinology, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, California, United States of America

Corresponding Author

Email: eharris@berkeley.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: FN GG MAP AB EH. Performed the experiments: FN MAP. Analyzed the data: GG AN DE AB EH. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: EH MAP AB. Wrote the paper: GG AB EH.