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The important role of immunizations in alcoholic and non-alcoholic chronic liver diseas...
https://doi.org/10.1111/1751-2980.12926
Journal of Digestive Diseases; Nasir M, Vinsard DG et. al.

Jul 28th, 2020 - This study aims to determine differences in frequencies of vaccine-preventable diseases between alcoholic liver disease and non-alcoholic liver disease patients. This is a population-based cohort study, using the USA National Inpatient Sample ICD-...

Efficacy of intermittent epidural dexamethasone bolus for zoster-associated pain beyond...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7378659
International Journal of Medical Sciences; Choi EM, Chung MH et. al.

Jul 27th, 2020 - Herpes zoster develops when latent varicella zoster virus is reactivated in the trigeminal or dorsal root ganglions. Zoster-associated pain (ZAP) is neuropathic pain caused by the herpes zoster virus. Histological studies of postherpetic neuralgia...

Teach your parents well: Pediatric recipients of varicella vaccines yield insights for ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.vaccine.2020.07.044
Vaccine Harpaz R

Jul 26th, 2020 - Teach your parents well: Pediatric recipients of varicella vaccines yield insights for adults regarding herpes zoster.|2020|Harpaz R,|

Efficacy of Pulsed Radiofrequency in Herpetic Neuralgia: A Meta-Analysis of Randomized ...
https://doi.org/10.1097/AJP.0000000000000867
The Clinical Journal of Pain; Wu CY, Lin HC et. al.

Jul 23rd, 2020 - Herpes zoster and postherpetic neuralgia (PHN) are often refractory to current standard treatments and can reduce patients' quality of life (QoL). Pulsed radiofrequency (PRF) effectively controls intractable neurological pain. The aim of the study...

Severe pain from shingles: a hydrocolloid dressing helps.
https://doi.org/10.1136/bmjspcare-2020-002447
BMJ Supportive & Palliative Care; Kiedrowski M

Jul 23rd, 2020 - This case report presents an uncommon case of hydrocolloid dressing efficacy in pain control in herpes zoster reactivation with vast epidermis damage. It is an instructive tale presenting the application of hydrocolloid dressing in a ripe old age ...

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Guidelines  129 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...

Shingles | Resources and References | Herpes Zoster | CDC<
https://www.cdc.gov/shingles/resources-refs.html

Jul 1st, 2019 - Shingles resources and references include Shingrix and Zostavax vaccination recommendations, as well as disease- and vaccine-related resources and articles.

Shingles | Surveillance, Trends, Deaths | Herpes Zoster | CDC
https://www.cdc.gov/shingles/surveillance.html

Jun 30th, 2019 - Learn more about shingles surveillance, including shingles hospitalizations, trends, and vaccination rates

Shingles | Laboratory Testing for VZV | Herpes Zoster | CDC
https://www.cdc.gov/shingles/lab-testing/index.html

Jun 30th, 2019 - Learn about varicella zoster virus (VZV) laboratory testing and about the CDC National VDZ Laboratory.

Herpes Zoster Workup
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1132465-workup

Jan 24th, 2019 - Diagnosis of herpes zoster (shingles) is based primarily on the history and physical findings—specifically, the characteristic location and appearance of the skin eruption in association with localized pain. Systemic manifestations are uncommon an...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  4,785 results

The important role of immunizations in alcoholic and non-alcoholic chronic liver diseas...
https://doi.org/10.1111/1751-2980.12926
Journal of Digestive Diseases; Nasir M, Vinsard DG et. al.

Jul 28th, 2020 - This study aims to determine differences in frequencies of vaccine-preventable diseases between alcoholic liver disease and non-alcoholic liver disease patients. This is a population-based cohort study, using the USA National Inpatient Sample ICD-...

Efficacy of intermittent epidural dexamethasone bolus for zoster-associated pain beyond...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7378659
International Journal of Medical Sciences; Choi EM, Chung MH et. al.

Jul 27th, 2020 - Herpes zoster develops when latent varicella zoster virus is reactivated in the trigeminal or dorsal root ganglions. Zoster-associated pain (ZAP) is neuropathic pain caused by the herpes zoster virus. Histological studies of postherpetic neuralgia...

Teach your parents well: Pediatric recipients of varicella vaccines yield insights for ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.vaccine.2020.07.044
Vaccine Harpaz R

Jul 26th, 2020 - Teach your parents well: Pediatric recipients of varicella vaccines yield insights for adults regarding herpes zoster.|2020|Harpaz R,|

Famciclovir - famciclovir tablet, film coated-Macleods Pharmaceuticals Limited
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=eeeee9c4-8566-4100-8ca4-3df936a3365d

Jul 23rd, 2020 - Indications & Usage Section Famciclovir, USP a prodrug of penciclovir, is a deoxynucleoside analogue DNA polymerase inhibitor indicated for: Immunocompetent Adult Patients(1.1) • Herpes labialis (cold sores) o Treatment of recurrent episodes • Gen...

Efficacy of Pulsed Radiofrequency in Herpetic Neuralgia: A Meta-Analysis of Randomized ...
https://doi.org/10.1097/AJP.0000000000000867
The Clinical Journal of Pain; Wu CY, Lin HC et. al.

Jul 23rd, 2020 - Herpes zoster and postherpetic neuralgia (PHN) are often refractory to current standard treatments and can reduce patients' quality of life (QoL). Pulsed radiofrequency (PRF) effectively controls intractable neurological pain. The aim of the study...

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News  467 results

Live zoster vaccine confers limited protection during tofacitinib therapy
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/219586/rheumatoid-arthritis/live-zoster-vaccine-confers-limited-protection?channel=39313
MDedge Rheumatology; Susan London

Mar 25th, 2020 - The live attenuated zoster vaccine (Zostavax) does not provide adequate long-term protection in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) starting tofacitinib, suggests the ORAL Sequel extension study. Elsevier The incidence of herpes zoster in pati.

Abdominal rash
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/216774/dermatology/abdominal-rash?channel=114
MDedge Family Medicine;

Feb 5th, 2020 - The pruritic prodrome, which evolved into painful vesicles, on an erythematous base in a dermatomal distribution was a classic presentation of herpes zoster. Although herpes zoster is usually thought of as a disease that strikes older individuals,.

Periorbital Swelling and Rash Following Trauma
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/216465/infectious-diseases/periorbital-swelling-and-rash-following-trauma?channel=234
E. Chad Schmidgal, MD, Erin B. Storie, DO

Jan 31st, 2020 - The Diagnosis: Herpes Zoster Opthalmicus Due to the potential concern of vision loss, the patient was directed to a local emergency department for immediate ophthalmologic evaluation. He was diagnosed with herpes zoster ophthalmicus (HZO) and trea.

Patients taking TNF inhibitors can safely receive Zostavax
https://www.mdedge.com/rheumatology/psoriatic-arthritis-resource-center/article/211987/rheumatoid-arthritis/patients-taking?channel=39313
Jeff Craven

Nov 11th, 2019 - ATLANTA – A group of patients using a tumor necrosis factor inhibitor safely received the live-attenuated varicella vaccine Zostavax without any cases of herpes zoster in the first 6 weeks after vaccination in the blinded, randomized, placebo-cont.

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...

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Patient Education  11 results see all →