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ALLMedicine™ Scarlet Fever Center

Research & Reviews  203 results

Scarlet fever outbreak in a primary and middle school in Germany: importance of case as...
https://doi.org/10.1017/S0950268820002642
Epidemiology and Infection; Saad NJ, Muller N et. al.

Nov 4th, 2020 - A cluster of 18 scarlet fever cases and large illness absenteeism (32%, 58/184) in a school prompted concern and further investigation. We conducted telephone interviews with parents to ascertain cases and better comprehend parents' views. We iden...

Prophage exotoxins enhance colonization fitness in epidemic scarlet fever-causing Strep...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7538557
Nature Communications; Brouwer S, Barnett TC et. al.

Oct 7th, 2020 - The re-emergence of scarlet fever poses a new global public health threat. The capacity of North-East Asian serotype M12 (emm12) Streptococcus pyogenes (group A Streptococcus, GAS) to cause scarlet fever has been linked epidemiologically to the pr...

Exposure to air pollution and scarlet fever resurgence in China: a six-year surveillanc...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7447791
Nature Communications; Liu Y, Ding H et. al.

Aug 27th, 2020 - Scarlet fever has resurged in China starting in 2011, and the environment is one of the potential reasons. Nationwide data on 655,039 scarlet fever cases and six air pollutants were retrieved. Exposure risks were evaluated by multivariate distribu...

Molecular epidemiology and antimicrobial resistance of group a streptococcus recovered ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7359455
BMC Infectious Diseases; Li H, Zhou L et. al.

Jul 14th, 2020 - Group A streptococcus (GAS) is an important human pathogen responsible for a broad range of infections. Epidemiological surveillance has been crucial to detect changes in the geographical and temporal variation of the disease pattern. The objectiv...

Increase of emm1 isolates among group A Streptococcus strains causing scarlet fever in ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijid.2020.06.053
International Journal of Infectious Diseases : IJID : Official Publication of the International Society for Infectious Diseases; Chen M, Cai J et. al.

Jun 20th, 2020 - Scarlet fever epidemics caused by group A Streptococcus (GAS) have been ongoing in China since 2011. However, limited data are available on the dynamic molecular characterizations of the epidemic strains. Epidemiological data of scarlet fever in S...

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Guidelines  2 results

Emergence of dominant toxigenic M1T1 Streptococcus pyogenes clone during increased scarlet fever activity in England: a population-based molecular epidemiological study
https://www.thelancet.com/journals/laninf/article/PIIS1473-3099(19)30446-3/fulltext
The Lancet;

Sep 9th, 2019 - Since 2014, England has seen increased scarlet fever activity unprecedented in modern times. In 2016, England's scarlet fever seasonal rise coincided with an unexpected elevation in invasive Streptococcus pyogenes infections. We describe the molec...

Scarlet fever changes its spots
https://www.thelancet.com/journals/laninf/article/PIIS1473-3099(19)30494-3/fulltext
The Lancet Infectious Diseases;

Sep 9th, 2019 - Historically, the human pathogen Streptococcus pyogenes (group A streptococcus) was a major cause of death as a result of sepsis and fatal epidemics of scarlet fever.1 Despite a decline in the incidence and severity of these toxin-mediated disease...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  247 results

Scarlet fever outbreak in a primary and middle school in Germany: importance of case as...
https://doi.org/10.1017/S0950268820002642
Epidemiology and Infection; Saad NJ, Muller N et. al.

Nov 4th, 2020 - A cluster of 18 scarlet fever cases and large illness absenteeism (32%, 58/184) in a school prompted concern and further investigation. We conducted telephone interviews with parents to ascertain cases and better comprehend parents' views. We iden...

Prophage exotoxins enhance colonization fitness in epidemic scarlet fever-causing Strep...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7538557
Nature Communications; Brouwer S, Barnett TC et. al.

Oct 7th, 2020 - The re-emergence of scarlet fever poses a new global public health threat. The capacity of North-East Asian serotype M12 (emm12) Streptococcus pyogenes (group A Streptococcus, GAS) to cause scarlet fever has been linked epidemiologically to the pr...

Exposure to air pollution and scarlet fever resurgence in China: a six-year surveillanc...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7447791
Nature Communications; Liu Y, Ding H et. al.

Aug 27th, 2020 - Scarlet fever has resurged in China starting in 2011, and the environment is one of the potential reasons. Nationwide data on 655,039 scarlet fever cases and six air pollutants were retrieved. Exposure risks were evaluated by multivariate distribu...

Molecular epidemiology and antimicrobial resistance of group a streptococcus recovered ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7359455
BMC Infectious Diseases; Li H, Zhou L et. al.

Jul 14th, 2020 - Group A streptococcus (GAS) is an important human pathogen responsible for a broad range of infections. Epidemiological surveillance has been crucial to detect changes in the geographical and temporal variation of the disease pattern. The objectiv...

Increase of emm1 isolates among group A Streptococcus strains causing scarlet fever in ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijid.2020.06.053
International Journal of Infectious Diseases : IJID : Official Publication of the International Society for Infectious Diseases; Chen M, Cai J et. al.

Jun 20th, 2020 - Scarlet fever epidemics caused by group A Streptococcus (GAS) have been ongoing in China since 2011. However, limited data are available on the dynamic molecular characterizations of the epidemic strains. Epidemiological data of scarlet fever in S...

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News  27 results

Measles, scarlet fever among infectious diseases to watch for in 2020
https://www.mdedge.com/jcomjournal/article/216752/infectious-diseases/measles-scarlet-fever-among-infectious-diseases-watch?channel=39313
Jeff Craven

Feb 5th, 2020 - ORLANDO – Dermatologists may have to contend with some of mankind’s oldest diseases – from group A streptococcus to measles – leading into 2020, Justin Finch, MD, said at the ODAC Dermatology, Aesthetic, & Surgical Conference. Dr.

New Strep A Strain Linked to Scarlet Fever Surge in U.K.
https://www.medpagetoday.com/infectiousdisease/generalinfectiousdisease/82090

Sep 11th, 2019 - An emergent and dominant strain of Streptococcus A is being blamed for the dramatic surge in scarlet fever cases in England and Wales from 2014 to 2016. Britain's National Health Service reported that scarlet fever cases reached a 50-year high in ...

New Strep A Strain Linked to Scarlet Fever, and Sepsis
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/918101

Sep 10th, 2019 - A new strain of group A streptococcus bacteria called M1UK linked to scarlet fever and sepsis has been identified in England and Wales. The discovery was made by researchers led by Imperial College London who report their findings in the Lancet In...

New Strep A Strain Linked to Scarlet Fever, and Sepsis
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/918101

Sep 10th, 2019 - A new strain of group A streptococcus bacteria called M1UK linked to scarlet fever and sepsis has been identified in England and Wales. The discovery was made by researchers led by Imperial College London who report their findings in the Lancet In...

New genotype of S. pyrogenes found in rise of scarlet fever in U.K.
https://www.mdedge.com/fedprac/article/207891/emerging-infections/new-genotype-s-pyrogenes-found-rise-scarlet-fever-uk?channel=234
Mark S. Lesney

Sep 10th, 2019 - A new Streptococcus pyogenes genotype (designated M1UK) emerged in 2014 in England causing an increase in scarlet fever “unprecedented in modern times. ” Researchers discovered that this new genotype became dominant during this increased period of.

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Patient Education  21 results see all →