Chikungunya Signs and Symptoms: The symptoms and signs of Chikungunya fever generally start with fever two to four days after bite of an infected mosquito. Chikungunya is not a serious disease, but if the affected person has other complications, the Chikungunya disease symptoms may aggravate and may result in complications and may even pose threat to life. Chikungunya typically starts with symptoms like fever, head ache and joint pain. The attack is sudden and sometimes it is accompanied with rashes. The condition also known as Sandhi Jwara in Sanskrit has the similar symptoms to Chikungunya. Sandhi Jwara which means 'pain in joints' and this is one of the primary symptoms of Chikungunya.
Chikunguniya symptoms in children are slightly different than those in adults. If you find your child suffering with high fever that is not responding to medication and skin rashes with sharp joint pain, consult a doctor immediately.
Recognize Chikungunya Fever Symptoms: Chikungunya is often misdiagnosed as dengue infection. To avoid the situation one needs to have thorough understanding of symptoms of chikungunya for recognising chikungunya fever.
Symptoms of Chikungunya starts after 2 - 4 days from infected mosquito bite. Joint pain, Muscle Pain, Rash and high fever are the main symptoms of chikungunya.
Chinkungunya symptoms include fever, nausea, vomittig, headache and pain in back. Its symptoms resembels a lot with that of dengue fever.