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Research & Reviews  259 results

Yaws, Haemophilus ducreyi, and Other Bacterial Causes of Cutaneous Ulcer Disease in the...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.det.2020.08.002
Dermatologic Clinics; G-Beiras C, Ubals M et. al.

Nov 24th, 2020 - Cutaneous ulcers in the tropics are a painful and debilitating condition that anchors people into poverty. In rural regions of the South Pacific, infectious cutaneous ulcers are caused mainly by bacteria, including Treponema pallidum pertenue (yaw...

Novel Diagnostics for Kaposi Sarcoma and Other Skin Diseases in Resource-Limited Settings.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.det.2020.08.008
Dermatologic Clinics; McMahon DE, Oyesiku L et. al.

Nov 24th, 2020 - In resource-limited settings, point-of-care diagnostic devices have the potential to reduce diagnostic delays and improve epidemiologic surveillance of dermatologic conditions. We outline novel-point-of care diagnostics that have recently been dev...

Modeling Treatment Strategies to Inform Yaws Eradication.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7588528
Emerging Infectious Diseases; Holmes A, Tildesley MJ et. al.

Oct 20th, 2020 - Yaws is a neglected tropical disease targeted for eradication by 2030. To achieve eradication, finding and treating asymptomatic infections as well as clinical cases is crucial. The proposed plan, the Morges strategy, involves rounds of total comm...

Pharmacokinetic and safety study of co-administration of albendazole, diethylcarbamazin...
https://doi.org/10.1093/cid/ciaa1202
Clinical Infectious Diseases : an Official Publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America; John LN, Bjerum C et. al.

Aug 19th, 2020 - Pharmacokinetic data are a pre-requisite to integrated implementation of large-scale mass drug administration (MDA) for neglected tropical diseases (NTDs). We investigated the safety and drug interactions of a combination of azithromycin (AZI) tar...

Serosurvey of Treponema pallidum infection among children with skin ulcers in the Taran...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7268494
BMC Infectious Diseases; Lubinza CKC, Lueert S et. al.

Jun 4th, 2020 - The first yaws eradication campaign reduced the prevalence of yaws by 95%. In recent years, however, yaws has reemerged and is currently subject to a second, ongoing eradication campaign. Yet, the epidemiological status of Tanzania and 75 other co...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  261 results

Yaws, Haemophilus ducreyi, and Other Bacterial Causes of Cutaneous Ulcer Disease in the...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.det.2020.08.002
Dermatologic Clinics; G-Beiras C, Ubals M et. al.

Nov 24th, 2020 - Cutaneous ulcers in the tropics are a painful and debilitating condition that anchors people into poverty. In rural regions of the South Pacific, infectious cutaneous ulcers are caused mainly by bacteria, including Treponema pallidum pertenue (yaw...

Novel Diagnostics for Kaposi Sarcoma and Other Skin Diseases in Resource-Limited Settings.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.det.2020.08.008
Dermatologic Clinics; McMahon DE, Oyesiku L et. al.

Nov 24th, 2020 - In resource-limited settings, point-of-care diagnostic devices have the potential to reduce diagnostic delays and improve epidemiologic surveillance of dermatologic conditions. We outline novel-point-of care diagnostics that have recently been dev...

Modeling Treatment Strategies to Inform Yaws Eradication.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7588528
Emerging Infectious Diseases; Holmes A, Tildesley MJ et. al.

Oct 20th, 2020 - Yaws is a neglected tropical disease targeted for eradication by 2030. To achieve eradication, finding and treating asymptomatic infections as well as clinical cases is crucial. The proposed plan, the Morges strategy, involves rounds of total comm...

Pharmacokinetic and safety study of co-administration of albendazole, diethylcarbamazin...
https://doi.org/10.1093/cid/ciaa1202
Clinical Infectious Diseases : an Official Publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America; John LN, Bjerum C et. al.

Aug 19th, 2020 - Pharmacokinetic data are a pre-requisite to integrated implementation of large-scale mass drug administration (MDA) for neglected tropical diseases (NTDs). We investigated the safety and drug interactions of a combination of azithromycin (AZI) tar...

Serosurvey of Treponema pallidum infection among children with skin ulcers in the Taran...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7268494
BMC Infectious Diseases; Lubinza CKC, Lueert S et. al.

Jun 4th, 2020 - The first yaws eradication campaign reduced the prevalence of yaws by 95%. In recent years, however, yaws has reemerged and is currently subject to a second, ongoing eradication campaign. Yet, the epidemiological status of Tanzania and 75 other co...

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News  1 results

Single Dose of Azithromycin Effective for Latent Yaws
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/888290

Nov 10th, 2017 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – A single dose of azithromycin, known to cure active yaws, also effectively treat latent yaws, researchers say. Dr. Oriol Mitja of the University of Barcelona, Spain, told Reuters Health, "Yaws is a neglected tropical sk...

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