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Research & Reviews  390 results

Epstein-Barr Virus (EBV) acute acalculous cholecystitis in an immunocompromised adult p...
Journal of Preventive Medicine and Hygiene; Boninsegna S, Storato S et. al.

Jul 30th, 2021 - Primary Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) infection may present with self-limiting abdominal involvement, characterized by hepatitis with mild elevation of aminotransferases, splenomegaly, and rarely with acute acalculous cholecystitis (AAC). Usually, trea...

Acute HIV infection with presentations mimicking acalculous cholecystitis: A case report.
Medicine Liu WD, Cheng CN et. al.

Jul 15th, 2021 - Acute retroviral syndrome is the symptomatic presentation of acute human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection, which often manifests as a self-limited infectious mononucleosis-like syndrome and occurs 2 to 6 weeks after exposure to HIV. Atypical...

Lemierre's syndrome following infectious mononucleosis: an unusual reason for neck pain.
The Lancet. Infectious Diseases; Maier-Stocker C, Hellwig D et. al.

Jun 27th, 2021 - Lemierre's syndrome following infectious mononucleosis: an unusual reason for neck pain.|2021|Maier-Stocker C,Hellwig D,Hanses F,|therapeutic use,therapeutic use,analysis,therapeutic use,therapeutic use,complications,drug therapy,etiology,diagnosi...

Acute superior mesenteric vein thrombosis in the setting of cytomegalovirus mononucleos...
The Lancet. Infectious Diseases; Walter G, Richert Q et. al.

May 18th, 2021 - Cytomegalovirus is a viral genus of the overarching family Herpesviridae, and is of particular importance because of its relevance to human disease. This association is predominantly due to human cytomegalovirus, a well-studied pathogen. In additi...

Epstein-Barr virus induced haemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis.
BMJ Case Reports; Zimmer M, Gill I et. al.

May 7th, 2021 - Haemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis (HLH) is a rare condition of uncontrolled immune activation as a result of an inherited genetic defect or in response to malignancy, autoimmune disease, rheumatological disease, AIDS infection or post-transplant...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  12 results

Immunodeficiency for Severe Epstein-Barr Virus Infection

Feb 18th, 2020 - Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) belongs to herpesviridae family, which infects more than 90% of the population. EBV infection is usually asymptomatic and establishes lifelong persistence in the host, although primary infection later than adolescence freq...

Treating Kidney Donors With Valganciclovir to Reduce Viral Transmission to Recipients

Nov 1st, 2019 - The potency of new immunosuppressive agents has reduced the risk of the body's immune system rejecting a transplanted kidney. However, this has come with a price. Kidney transplant recipients now face a higher risk of serious infections and relate...

The Use of Point-of-Care Ultrasound in the Diagnosis of Acute Infectious Mononucleosis in the Emergency Department

Mar 5th, 2019 - The investigators seek to determine whether the presence of splenomegaly on POCUS can accurately diagnose acute infectious mononucleosis in symptomatic ED patients, and determine the feasibility of performing point-of-care ultrasound for splenomeg...

ValGanciclovir Versus ValAcyclovir for Viral Prophylaxis in Kidney Transplantation

Oct 11th, 2018 - Herpes viruses such as Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) and cytomegalovirus (CMV) cause considerable morbidity and mortality post-kidney transplant. Even subclinical CMV and/or EBV viremia have been associated with deterioration in kidney transplant funct...

Ocrelizumab Effects on Physiological and Cognitive Changes in Multiple Sclerosis

Dec 5th, 2017 - Grey matter (GM) atrophy develops early in the multiple sclerosis (MS) disease process. Over 2 years, clinically isolated syndrome (CIS) patients developed significant thalamic and cortical volume loss. In our preliminary study, including 50 MS pa...

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News  40 results

Retesting Positive for SARS-CoV-2 Doesn't Mean Infectious, Study Suggests

May 27th, 2020 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. Patients who are discharged from isolation after recovering from COVID-19 and who again test positive for SARS-CoV-2 are unlikely to be infectious...

Systemic Epstein-Barr Virus–Positive T-cell Lymphoma of Childhood

Nov 5th, 2019 - Comment Prevalence and Presentation Epstein-Barr virus is a ubiquitous γ-herpesvirus with tropism for B cells, affecting more than 90% of the adult population worldwide. In addition to infecting B cells, EBV is capable of infecting T and NK cells,.

Can Surgery Alleviate Persistent Symptoms in Hashimoto's Thyroiditis?

Jul 17th, 2019 - "I feel like I've tried everything—why don't you just take the [expletive] thing out?" This was my first encounter with a request to treat fatigue with a thyroidectomy. The Patient Who 'Tried Everything' A 34-year-old woman with Hashimoto's thyroi...

Mono May Boost MS Risk

Aug 30th, 2017 - Action Points Patients who have had mononucleosis due to infection with Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) may be at increased risk of multiple sclerosis (MS). Note that the data support the hygiene hypothesis: that being born/spending your early childhood ...

A 35-Year-Old Woman With Fatigue and Joint Pain

May 9th, 2017 - Typical age of onset of chronic fatigue syndrome is 29-35 years, and the usual trigger is a stressor; these can include infection, such as flulike illness or infectious mononucleosis; surgery; pregnancy; or psychological stress. However, the condi...

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Patient Education  17 results see all →