Chikungunya Patient presented with Arthritis: A Case Report

Authors

  • Mohammad Sayeed Hassan Junior Consultant, National Institute of Neurosciences & Hospital, Dhaka
  • Sheikh Farjana Sonia MD (Pediatrics), Bangladesh Institute of Child Health, Dhaka
  • Mohammad Abdullah Yusuf Assistant Professor, Department of Microbiology, National Institute of Neurosciences & Hospital, Dhaka
  • Ferdous Ara Assistant Professor, Department of Transfusion Medicine, National Institute of Neurosciences & Hospital, Dhaka
  • Ahmad Raihan Sharif Medical Officer, Institute of Epidemiology Disease Control & Research, Dhaka
  • Farid Ahmed Medical Officer, Department of Clinical Pathology, Sir Salimullah Medical College, Dhaka
  • Md. Atiqur Rahman Register, Department of Cardiology, Sir Salimullah Medical College, Dhaka

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.3329/jcamr.v1i1.19562

Keywords:

Chikungunya, viral disease, arthropod borne

Abstract

Chikungunya is an arthropod borne viral disease considered as the new emerging infectious disease in many countries of Asia, Africa, Europe and America. In this present case report a 45 year old lady was presented with multiple joint pains following exanthematous febrile illness. Laboratory result revealed this case as positive for chikungunya.

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.3329/jcamr.v1i1.19562

J Curr Adv Med Res 2014;1(1):21-22

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Published

2014-01-01

How to Cite

Hassan, M. S., Sonia, S. F., Yusuf, M. A., Ara, F., Sharif, A. R., Ahmed, F., & Rahman, M. A. (2014). Chikungunya Patient presented with Arthritis: A Case Report. Journal of Current and Advance Medical Research, 1(1), 21–22. https://doi.org/10.3329/jcamr.v1i1.19562

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Case Reports