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Research & Reviews  4,193 results

Herpes zoster during arsenic trioxide therapy for acute promyelocytic leukemia.
https://doi.org/10.1080/10428194.2020.1838507
Leukemia & Lymphoma; Freyer CW, Peterson CE et. al.

Oct 27th, 2020 - Historically, arsenic exposure has been associated with herpes zoster (HZ) infection, however the risk is not well characterized in arsenic trioxide (ATO) treated patients with acute promyelocytic leukemia (APL). We aimed to characterize the risk ...

The risk of infections in adult patients with systemic lupus erythematosus: systematic ...
https://doi.org/10.1093/rheumatology/keaa478
Rheumatology (Oxford, England); Pego-Reigosa JM, Nicholson L et. al.

Oct 25th, 2020 - We conducted a systematic review and meta-analysis to determine the magnitude of infection risk in patients with SLE and evaluate the effect of general and SLE-related factors on infection risk. We searched MEDLINE and Embase from inception to Jul...

Herpes zoster and vaccination strategies in inflammatory bowel diseases: a practical gu...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cgh.2020.10.027
Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology : the Official Clinical Practice Journal of the American Gastroenterological Association; Guillo L, Rabaud C et. al.

Oct 20th, 2020 - Herpes zoster is a painful dermatomal cutaneous eruption due to the reactivation of the latent varicella-zoster virus. Patients with inflammatory bowel diseases have an increased risk of shingles compared to the general population and this risk ca...

Prophylactic vaccination with a live-attenuated herpes zoster vaccine in lung transplan...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.healun.2020.09.013
The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation : the Official Publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation; Wang L, Verschuuren EAM et. al.

Oct 19th, 2020 - Herpes zoster (HZ) is caused by the reactivation of varicella-zoster virus (VZV). Patients with lung transplants are at high risk for HZ owing to their immunocompromised status and the need for lifelong immunosuppression. In this study, patients o...

Blistering autoimmune skin reaction following SHINGRIX vaccination in an ulcerative col...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.vaccine.2020.09.073
Vaccine Bell H, Kamal N et. al.

Oct 17th, 2020 - Patients with inflammatory bowel disease, especially those on immunosuppressive therapy, are at higher risk of acquiring infectious diseases (Reich et al., 2016). For this reason, immunizations are routinely recommended in comprehensive inflammato...

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Guidelines  127 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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Drugs  605 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  4,907 results

Herpes zoster during arsenic trioxide therapy for acute promyelocytic leukemia.
https://doi.org/10.1080/10428194.2020.1838507
Leukemia & Lymphoma; Freyer CW, Peterson CE et. al.

Oct 27th, 2020 - Historically, arsenic exposure has been associated with herpes zoster (HZ) infection, however the risk is not well characterized in arsenic trioxide (ATO) treated patients with acute promyelocytic leukemia (APL). We aimed to characterize the risk ...

The risk of infections in adult patients with systemic lupus erythematosus: systematic ...
https://doi.org/10.1093/rheumatology/keaa478
Rheumatology (Oxford, England); Pego-Reigosa JM, Nicholson L et. al.

Oct 25th, 2020 - We conducted a systematic review and meta-analysis to determine the magnitude of infection risk in patients with SLE and evaluate the effect of general and SLE-related factors on infection risk. We searched MEDLINE and Embase from inception to Jul...

Valacyclovir hydrochloride - valacyclovir hydrochloride tablet-Preferred Pharmaceuticals Inc.
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=69b1061c-fb7b-48f2-9238-37b8c18954a4

Oct 20th, 2020 - Valacyclovir tablets is a deoxynucleoside analogue DNA polymerase inhibitor indicated for: Adult Patients ( 1.1 ) •Cold Sores (Herpes Labialis) •Genital Herpes o   Treatment in immunocompetent patients (initial or recurrent episode)               ...

Herpes zoster and vaccination strategies in inflammatory bowel diseases: a practical gu...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cgh.2020.10.027
Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology : the Official Clinical Practice Journal of the American Gastroenterological Association; Guillo L, Rabaud C et. al.

Oct 20th, 2020 - Herpes zoster is a painful dermatomal cutaneous eruption due to the reactivation of the latent varicella-zoster virus. Patients with inflammatory bowel diseases have an increased risk of shingles compared to the general population and this risk ca...

Prophylactic vaccination with a live-attenuated herpes zoster vaccine in lung transplan...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.healun.2020.09.013
The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation : the Official Publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation; Wang L, Verschuuren EAM et. al.

Oct 19th, 2020 - Herpes zoster (HZ) is caused by the reactivation of varicella-zoster virus (VZV). Patients with lung transplants are at high risk for HZ owing to their immunocompromised status and the need for lifelong immunosuppression. In this study, patients o...

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News  477 results

A Man With Skin Plaques Has Severe Pain After Eating
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/884106_6

Sep 24th, 2020 - Question 1 of 2 Which of the following laboratory tests has the highest sensitivity, provides rapid results, and can be used to monitor treatment response when collected serially in patients with suspected herpes zoster? Your Peers Chose: VZV IgG ...

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...

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...

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,.

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Patient Education  11 results see all →