volume 48, issue 6, P658-664 2015
DOI: 10.1590/0037-8682-0287-2015
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Abstract: ABSTRACT Introduction:The dengue classifi cation proposed by the World Health Organization (WHO) in 2009 is considered more sensitive than the classifi cation proposed by the WHO in 1997. However, no study has assessed the ability of the WHO 2009 classifi cation to identify dengue deaths among autopsied individuals suspected of having dengue. In the present study, we evaluated the ability of the WHO 2009 classifi cation to identify dengue deaths among autopsied individuals suspected of having dengue in Northe…

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