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ALLMedicine™ Chickenpox Center

Research & Reviews  258 results

Phase 3, open-label, Russian, multicenter, single-arm trial to evaluate the immunogenic...
https://doi.org/10.1080/21645515.2021.1957414
Human Vaccines & Immunotherapeutics; Paradis EM, Tikhonov O et. al.

Sep 3rd, 2021 - Varicella (chickenpox) is a common, highly contagious disease caused by primary infection with varicella zoster virus (VZV). Adults typically experience more severe symptoms than children and have a higher risk of developing complications. Stage 1...

Severe chickenpox disease and seroprevalence in Sweden - implications for general vacci...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijid.2021.08.012
International Journal of Infectious Diseases : IJID : Off... Widgren K, Persson Berg L et. al.

Aug 12th, 2021 - To describe the current panorama of severe chickenpox disease and seroprevalence in Sweden, as a basis for the approaching decision on universal vaccination. Patients discharged with an International Classification of Diseases 10th revision-code f...

Case report: aseptic meningitis secondary to varicella-zoster virus (VZV) without an ex...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8330204
BMC Infectious Diseases; Sahra S, Jahangir A et. al.

Aug 5th, 2021 - Varicella-zoster virus (VZV) is a known cause of aseptic meningitis, with a predisposition for an immunocompromised population. A dermatomal rash usually accompanies aseptic meningitis secondary to VZV. We report the case of a 31-year-old male wit...

Infectious Respiratory Diseases Decreased during the COVID-19 Pandemic in South Korea.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8199908
International Journal of Environmental Research and Publi... Kim DH, Nguyen TM et. al.

Jul 3rd, 2021 - Infectious respiratory diseases are highly contagious and very common, and thus can be considered as one of the leading causes of morbidity and mortality worldwide. We followed up the incidence rates (IRs) of eight infectious respiratory diseases,...

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 11th, 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...

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Guidelines  1 results

Prevention of herpes zoster: recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18528318
MMWR. Recommendations and Reports : Morbidity and Mortali... Harpaz R, Ortega-Sanchez IR et. al.

Jun 6th, 2008 - These recommendations represent the first statement by the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) on the use of a live attenuated vaccine for the prevention of herpes zoster (zoster) (i.e., shingles) and its sequelae, which was licens...

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News  76 results

Contact Tracing in Hospitals Falls Off As COVID-19 Cases Rise
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/942748

Dec 16th, 2020 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. Like most healthcare workers at his hospital in Lafayette, Indiana, Ramesh Adhikari, MD, occasionally gets an email noting that a patient he saw l...

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

Jun 1st, 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

Jun 1st, 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...

A 43-Year-Old Man With Severe Itching and Hyperlipidemia
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/929339_1

May 1st, 2020 - Editor's Note: The Case Challenge series includes difficult-to-diagnose conditions, some of which are not frequently encountered by most clinicians but are nonetheless important to accurately recognize. Test your diagnostic and treatment skills us...

Skin manifestations are emerging in the coronavirus pandemic
https://www.mdedge.com/cardiology/article/220183/coronavirus-updates/skin-manifestations-are-emerging-coronavirus-pandemic?channel=63993
M. Alexander Otto

Apr 3rd, 2020 - Skin manifestations were observed in about one-fifth of a group of patients with COVID-19 in the Alessandro Manzoni Hospital in Lecco, in northern Italy. Dermatologists there were pulled from their usual duty to help with the pandemic and looked a.

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Patient Education  4 results see all →