- See your healthcare provider if you have symptoms of dengue and live in or have recently traveled to an area with risk of dengue.
- If you have recently traveled to an area with risk of dengue, tell your healthcare provider.
- A blood test is the only way to confirm the diagnosis.
- Your healthcare provider may order blood tests to look for dengue or other similar viruses like Zika or chikungunya.
Page last reviewed: May 3, 2019