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ALLMedicine™ Chickenpox Center

Research & Reviews  759 results

Sudden deafness as an initial presentation of varicella: case report and literature rev...
https://doi.org/10.21037/apm-21-785
Annals of Palliative Medicine; Shao M, Xiong G et. al.

Jun 10th, 2021 - Varicella, or chickenpox, is a highly contagious disease transmitted by the varicella zoster virus (VZV). Idiopathic sudden sensorineural hearing loss (ISSNHL) has been defined as a loss of at least 30 dB over at least three frequencies on audiogr...

Long -term persistence of antibodies against varicella in fully immunized healthcare wo...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8152326
BMC Infectious Diseases; Bianchi FP, Tafuri S et. al.

May 26th, 2021 - Chickenpox is a highly contagious disease caused by the varicella zoster virus (VZV), and in infants, adolescents, adults, pregnant women, and the immunocompromised it can be serious. The best way to prevent chickenpox is immunization with the var...

Ischemic Cerebellar Stroke in a 4-Year-Old Boy After Chickenpox: An Atypical Vascular I...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jstrokecerebrovasdis.2021.105719
Journal of Stroke and Cerebrovascular Diseases : the Offi... Marques P, Pereira C et. al.

Apr 4th, 2021 - Cerebrovascular events in pediatric population are very rare. Up to 30% may result from varicella zoster (VZV) arteriopathy, usually as a delayed complication of varicella primary infection. The most typical pattern includes involvement of anterio...

Photodistributed chickenpox in a 3-year-old boy.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8096382
CMAJ : Canadian Medical Association Journal = Journal De ... Mareschal A, Blanc D et. al.

Mar 23rd, 2021 - Photodistributed chickenpox in a 3-year-old boy.|2021|Mareschal A,Blanc D,Aubin F,|

Correlation of protection against varicella in a randomized Phase III varicella-contain...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.vaccine.2021.02.074
Vaccine Habib MA, Prymula R et. al.

Mar 19th, 2021 - Varicella vaccination confers high and long-lasting protection against chickenpox and induces robust immune responses, but an absolute correlate of protection (CoP) against varicella has not been established. This study models the relationship bet...

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Guidelines  27 results

Shingles - Genetics Home Reference - NIH
https://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/shingles

Oct 28th, 2019 - Shingles (also known as herpes zoster) results from infection by the varicella zoster virus. This common virus causes chickenpox (also known as varicella), which is characterized by itchy spots on the skin that cover the whole body and usually oc...

Recombinant Zoster Vaccine (Shingrix) for the Prevention of Shingles
https://www.aafp.org/afp/2018/1015/p539.html
American Family Physician;

Oct 14th, 2018 - Recombinant zoster vaccine (Shingrix) is a two-dose intramuscular vaccine labeled for the prevention of herpes zoster virus (shingles) in adults 50 years and older. It is not indicated for the prevention of primary varicella infection (chickenpox).

Vaccine Information Statement | Shingles Recombinant | CDC
https://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/hcp/vis/vis-statements/shingles-recombinant.html

Jul 10th, 2018 - Shingles Vaccine Information Statement Shingles (also called herpes zoster, or just zoster) is a painful skin rash, often with blisters. Shingles is caused by the varicella zoster virus, the same virus that causes chickenpox. After you have chicke...

Herpes Zoster and Postherpetic Neuralgia: Prevention and Management
https://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/1115/p656.html
American Family Physician;

Feb 11th, 2018 - Herpes zoster, or shingles, is caused by reactivation of varicella zoster virus, which causes chickenpox. There are an estimated 1 million cases in the Unites States annually, with an individual lifetime risk of 30%. Patients with conditions that ...

Shingles (Herpes Zoster) Vaccine Safety Vaccines | Vaccine Safety | CDC
https://www.cdc.gov/vaccinesafety/vaccines/shingles-herpes-vaccine.html

Oct 26th, 2015 - Shingles, or herpes zoster, is a painful skin rash that develops on one side of the face or body. It is caused by the varicella-zoster virus (VZV), the same virus that causes chickenpox. Anyone who has had chickenpox in the past can get shingles b...

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Drugs  617 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  1,515 results

Shingrix - zoster vaccine recombinant, adjuvanted kit-A-S Medication Solutions
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=279a251c-f4d0-4c47-b999-7ef1a45ac0d0

Jun 15th, 2021 - SHINGRIX is a vaccine indicated for prevention of herpes zoster (shingles) in adults aged 50 years and older. Limitations of Use: •SHINGRIX is not indicated for prevention of primary varicella infection (chickenpox). SHINGRIX is a vaccine indicate...

Valacyclovir hydrochloride - valacyclovir hydrochloride tablet, film coated-A-S Medication Solutions
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=0ad6d733-ecbb-4578-962c-a88fd13e0f6c

Jun 13th, 2021 - Indications & Usage Section Valacyclovir hydrochloride is a deoxynucleoside analogue DNA polymerase inhibitor indicated for: Adult Patients ( 1.1 ) Cold Sores (Herpes Labialis) Genital Herpes Treatment in immunocompetent patients (initial or recur...

Acyclovir - acyclovir tablet-Preferred Pharmaceuticals Inc.
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=6f547638-52b0-43e1-9788-c8613d08ba77

Jun 13th, 2021 - Acyclovir is indicated for the acute treatment of herpes zoster (shingles). Acyclovir is indicated for the treatment of initial episodes and the management of recurrent episodes of genital herpes. Acyclovir is indicated for the treatment of chicke...

Sudden deafness as an initial presentation of varicella: case report and literature rev...
https://doi.org/10.21037/apm-21-785
Annals of Palliative Medicine; Shao M, Xiong G et. al.

Jun 10th, 2021 - Varicella, or chickenpox, is a highly contagious disease transmitted by the varicella zoster virus (VZV). Idiopathic sudden sensorineural hearing loss (ISSNHL) has been defined as a loss of at least 30 dB over at least three frequencies on audiogr...

Acyclovir - acyclovir tablet-NuCare Pharmaceuticals,Inc.
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=c46d5033-b1b2-e213-e053-2995a90ae6a3

Jun 9th, 2021 - Acyclovir is indicated for the acute treatment of herpes zoster (shingles). Acyclovir is indicated for the treatment of initial episodes and the management of recurrent episodes of genital herpes. Acyclovir is indicated for the treatment of chicke...

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News  145 results

Fast Five Quiz: Herpes Zoster Postherpetic Neuralgia
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/928400_1

May 31st, 2020 - Human herpesvirus 3, also known as the varicella-zoster virus, can cause herpes zoster, a viral infection that usually occurs in childhood as chickenpox. After the acute phase of the infection, the virus can remain dormant for many years within th...

Fast Five Quiz: Herpes Zoster Postherpetic Neuralgia
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/928400

May 31st, 2020 - Human herpesvirus 3, also known as the varicella-zoster virus, can cause herpes zoster, a viral infection that usually occurs in childhood as chickenpox. After the acute phase of the infection, the virus can remain dormant for many years within th...

Exogenous boosting against shingles not as robust as thought
https://www.mdedge.com/infectiousdisease/article/216026/infectious-diseases/exogenous-boosting-against-shingles-not-robust?channel=27970
M. Alexander Otto

Jan 23rd, 2020 - Exposure to children with chickenpox reduces the incidence of shingles in adults 33% over 2 years, and 27% out to 20 years, according to British investigators. copyright clsgraphics/iStockphoto.

Shingles - Genetics Home Reference - NIH
https://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/shingles

Oct 28th, 2019 - Shingles (also known as herpes zoster) results from infection by the varicella zoster virus. This common virus causes chickenpox (also known as varicella), which is characterized by itchy spots on the skin that cover the whole body and usually oc...

Morning Break: Another Vax Benefit; The Theranos 'Adventure'; Juul's Public Health Grant
https://www.medpagetoday.com/infectiousdisease/publichealth/80383

Jun 11th, 2019 - Note that some links may require subscriptions. Strong evidence suggests that kids who get the chickenpox vaccine are at lower risk for childhood shingles. (NBC News) Comprehensive study demonstrates that no set diet is effective for everyone. (Th...

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Patient Education  45 results see all →