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Utility of the Tourniquet Test and the White Blood Cell Count to Differentiate Dengue among Acute Febrile Illnesses in the Emergency Room

  • Christopher J. Gregory mail,

    hgk4@cdc.gov

    Affiliation: Dengue Branch, Division of Vector-Borne Diseases, Centers For Disease Control and Prevention, San Juan, Puerto Rico

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  • Olga D. Lorenzi,

    Affiliation: Dengue Branch, Division of Vector-Borne Diseases, Centers For Disease Control and Prevention, San Juan, Puerto Rico

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  • Lisandra Colón,

    Affiliation: Ponce University School of Medicine, Ponce, Puerto Rico

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  • Arleene Sepúlveda García,

    Affiliation: Ponce University School of Medicine, Ponce, Puerto Rico

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  • Luis M. Santiago,

    Affiliation: Dengue Branch, Division of Vector-Borne Diseases, Centers For Disease Control and Prevention, San Juan, Puerto Rico

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  • Ramón Cruz Rivera,

    Affiliation: Ponce University School of Medicine, Ponce, Puerto Rico

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  • Liv Jossette Cuyar Bermúdez,

    Affiliation: Ponce University School of Medicine, Ponce, Puerto Rico

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  • Fernando Ortiz Báez,

    Affiliation: Ponce University School of Medicine, Ponce, Puerto Rico

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  • Delanor Vázquez Aponte,

    Affiliation: Ponce University School of Medicine, Ponce, Puerto Rico

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  • Kay M. Tomashek,

    Affiliation: Dengue Branch, Division of Vector-Borne Diseases, Centers For Disease Control and Prevention, San Juan, Puerto Rico

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  • Jorge Gutierrez,

    Affiliation: Ponce University School of Medicine, Ponce, Puerto Rico

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  • Luisa Alvarado

    Affiliation: Ponce University School of Medicine, Ponce, Puerto Rico

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  • Published: December 06, 2011
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0001400

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