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Research & Reviews  4,271 results

Herpesvirus Infections and Risk of Parkinson's Disease.
https://doi.org/10.1159/000512874
Neuro-degenerative Diseases; Camacho-Soto A, Faust I et. al.

Jan 18th, 2021 - Herpesviruses might play a role in the pathogenesis of neurodegenerative disorders. We sought to examine a possible association between alpha herpesvirus infections and Parkinson's disease. We conducted a population-based case-control study of inc...

Contribution of a European-Prevalent Variant near CD83 and an East Asian-Prevalent Vari...
https://doi.org/10.1002/art.41655
Arthritis & Rheumatology (Hoboken, N.J.); Bing N, Zhou H et. al.

Jan 17th, 2021 - Tofacitinib is an oral Janus kinase inhibitor for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis (RA), psoriatic arthritis, and ulcerative colitis, and has been previously investigated for psoriasis (PsO). Genome-wide association studies (GWAS) were perfor...

Efficacy of thermotherapy for herpes zoster and postherpetic neuralgia: A protocol for ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7793364
Medicine Li Z, She Y et. al.

Jan 12th, 2021 - Herpes zoster (HZ), is a painful skin rash disease with cutaneous symptoms and acute zoster-associated pain (ZAP). Postherpetic neuralgia (PHN), as the most frequent sequela of HZ, can persist a long time. Both HZ and PHN may significantly impact ...

An update of fire needle acupuncture for acute herpes zoster and prevention of postherp...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7793454
Medicine Wang J, Wang X et. al.

Jan 12th, 2021 - Herpes zoster, is one of the most familiar skin diseases in conducted a systematic review and meta-analysis in 2018 showed that fire needle acupuncture can relieve the pain caused by herpes zoster quickly and prevent the outcome of postherpetic ne...

Varicella zoster immune globulin (human) (VARIZIG) in immunocompromised patients: a sub...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7798258
BMC Infectious Diseases; Gans H, Chemaly RF

Jan 12th, 2021 - Immunocompromised children and adults are at increased risk for severe disease and death following varicella zoster virus infection. Varicella zoster immune globulin (human) (VARIZIG) is recommended for post-exposure prophylaxis to prevent or atte...

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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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Drugs  627 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  5,199 results

Herpesvirus Infections and Risk of Parkinson's Disease.
https://doi.org/10.1159/000512874
Neuro-degenerative Diseases; Camacho-Soto A, Faust I et. al.

Jan 18th, 2021 - Herpesviruses might play a role in the pathogenesis of neurodegenerative disorders. We sought to examine a possible association between alpha herpesvirus infections and Parkinson's disease. We conducted a population-based case-control study of inc...

Contribution of a European-Prevalent Variant near CD83 and an East Asian-Prevalent Vari...
https://doi.org/10.1002/art.41655
Arthritis & Rheumatology (Hoboken, N.J.); Bing N, Zhou H et. al.

Jan 17th, 2021 - Tofacitinib is an oral Janus kinase inhibitor for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis (RA), psoriatic arthritis, and ulcerative colitis, and has been previously investigated for psoriasis (PsO). Genome-wide association studies (GWAS) were perfor...

Acyclovir - acyclovir capsule-RedPharm Drug, Inc.
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=9718e55a-433b-6bad-e053-2a95a90af125

Jan 13th, 2021 - 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-Bryant Ranch Prepack
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=f91e45da-e66c-4228-a47b-9716ac6b048f

Jan 13th, 2021 - 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 ...

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News  671 results

Acute Non-PHN Complications of Herpes Zoster
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/941590

Nov 24th, 2020 - Acute complications of herpes zoster (HZ) other than post-herpetic neuralgia (PHN) are relatively common, a new study suggests. Researchers conducted a cohort study of unvaccinated immunocompetent adults with incident HZ (n=178,964) and matched to...

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: Arthritis
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/934417_6

Jul 27th, 2020 - Answer 5/5 Which of the following is recommended regarding the pharmacologic treatment of RA, according to 2015 guidelines from the ACR? Your peers chose: For patients with established RA who have moderate disease activity and have never taken a d...

The Considerable Toll of Herpes Zoster Ophthalmicus Is Also Avoidable
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/932101

Jun 16th, 2020 - Many clinicians acknowledge that herpes zoster (or shingles) is not something they would wish to have, but they also seem to believe it just comes and goes. This could explain the rather low rate of vaccination since the zoster vaccine live (Zosta...

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...

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Patient Education  11 results see all →