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Research & Reviews  695 results

Pityriasis rosea as a cutaneous manifestation of COVID-19 infection.
https://doi.org/10.1111/jdv.16579
Journal of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology : JEADV; Ehsani AH, Nasimi M et. al.

May 2nd, 2020 - Cutaneous manifestation has been reported in 0.2% of patients infected by COVID-19 in China, and 18 out of 88 patients from Italy. The most commonly reported features are exanthomatous rash, urticaria, chickenpox like vesicles, petechiae, and acut...

Vaccines for measles, mumps, rubella, and varicella in children.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7169657
The Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews; Di Pietrantonj C, Rivetti A et. al.

Apr 20th, 2020 - Measles, mumps, rubella, and varicella (chickenpox) are serious diseases that can lead to serious complications, disability, and death. However, public debate over the safety of the trivalent MMR vaccine and the resultant drop in vaccination cover...

Persistent localized hypertrichosis in a Caucasian child at sites of DTPa and chickenpo...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.vaccine.2020.03.051
Vaccine Maurelli M, Bellinato F et. al.

Apr 13th, 2020 - Persistent localized hypertrichosis in a Caucasian child at sites of DTPa and chickenpox vaccination.|2020|Maurelli M,Bellinato F,Gisondi P,Girolomoni G,|

Ileocolic intussusception as the presenting symptom of primary enteric varicella-zoster...
https://doi.org/10.1093/infdis/jiaa148
The Journal of Infectious Diseases; Windster JD, Ouwendijk WJD et. al.

Mar 30th, 2020 - Ileocolic intussusception is the invagination of ileum into the colon. In a subset of patients, the disease is caused by mesenteric lymphadenopathy in response to (viral) infection. We present a case of an ileocolic intussusception necessitating s...

Kallikrein-6-Regulated Pathways Shed Light on New Potential Targets in Varicella Zoster...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jid.2019.11.006
The Journal of Investigative Dermatology; Caucheteux SM, Piguet V

Mar 22nd, 2020 - Varicella zoster virus, the worldwide infectious human virus responsible for acute varicella and chickenpox, commonly spreads from exposure through contact with a skin lesion or airborne respiratory droplets. Keratinocytes, major targets and sourc...

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Guidelines  5 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  523 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  1,387 results

Acyclovir - acyclovir tablet-A-S Medication Solutions
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=d2cd1b6d-ba7a-478b-8b06-920c239f0e35

May 28th, 2020 - Acyclovir tablets are indicated for the acute treatment of herpes zoster (shingles). Acyclovir tablets are indicated for the treatment of initial episodes and the management of recurrent episodes of genital herpes. Acyclovir tablets are indicated ...

Acyclovir - acyclovir tablet-DIRECT RX
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=d92e83ee-b513-487d-b0b2-8287ffd2bc26

May 27th, 2020 - Herpes Zoster Infections Acyclovir tablet is indicated for the acute treatment of herpes zoster (shingles). Genital Herpes Acyclovir tablet is indicated for the treatment of initial episodes and the management of recurrent episodes of genital herp...

Acyclovir - acyclovir capsule-REMEDYREPACK INC.
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=38283bc6-afa4-4e73-a4b3-c12b04c8d909

May 12th, 2020 - Acyclovir capsules is indicated for the acute treatment of herpes zoster (shingles). Acyclovir capsules is indicated for the treatment of initial episodes and the management of recurrent episodes of genital herpes. Acyclovir capsules is indicated ...

Acyclovir - acyclovir tablet-Nivagen Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=7e83897b-9662-4f69-860e-da357800fc55

May 5th, 2020 - Acyclovir Tablets is indicated for the acute treatment of herpes zoster (shingles). Acyclovir Tablets is indicated for the treatment of initial episodes and the management of recurrent episodes of genital herpes. Acyclovir Tablets are indicated fo...

Pityriasis rosea as a cutaneous manifestation of COVID-19 infection.
https://doi.org/10.1111/jdv.16579
Journal of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology : JEADV; Ehsani AH, Nasimi M et. al.

May 2nd, 2020 - Cutaneous manifestation has been reported in 0.2% of patients infected by COVID-19 in China, and 18 out of 88 patients from Italy. The most commonly reported features are exanthomatous rash, urticaria, chickenpox like vesicles, petechiae, and acut...

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News  147 results

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...

So Wrong! Doctors 'Sell' Exemptions for Vaccinations
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/906986

Jan 28th, 2019 - Hi. I'm Art Caplan. I'm the head of the Division of Medical Ethics at NYU Langone Medical Center. We are in the flu season and many patients are going to need to get flu shots. Older patients may need high-dose flu shots because their immunity may...

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).

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Patient Education  51 results see all →