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AllMedicine Cat Scratch Disease Center

Research & Reviews  225 results

Clinical and Radiologic Manifestations of Bone Infection in Children with Cat Scratch D...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpeds.2018.05.033
The Journal of Pediatrics; Erdem G, Watson JR et. al.

Jul 25th, 2018 - We identified 13 patients with cat scratch (Bartonella henselae) bone infection among those admitted to a large tertiary care children's hospital over a 12-year period. The median age was 7 years and the median time from onset of illness to diagno...

Persistent cat scratch disease requiring surgical excision in a patient with MPGN.
https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2014-2923
Pediatrics King KY, Hicks MJ et. al.

May 12th, 2015 - We present the case of a 13-year-old immunosuppressed patient with unrelenting cat scratch disease despite 9 months of antibiotic therapy. The patient was being treated with mycophenolate and prednisone for membranoproliferative glomerulonephritis...

The efficacy of a selamectin (Stronghold ®) spot on treatment in the prevention of Bart...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4336412
Parasitology Research; Bouhsira E, Franc M et. al.

Jan 14th, 2015 - Bartonella henselae is the causative agent of cat scratch disease in humans, which is recognized as an emerging zoonotic disease. Ctenocephalides felis is the main vector, and transmission of B. henselae infection between cats and humans occurs ma...

Hepatosplenic cat scratch disease in immunocompetent adults: report of 3 cases and revi...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4602414
Medicine García JC, Núñez MJ et. al.

Nov 14th, 2014 - Cat-scratch disease (CSD) is the most frequent presentation of Bartonella henselae infection. It has a worldwide distribution and is associated with a previous history of scratch or bite from a cat or dog. CSD affects children and teenagers more o...

Pulmonary nodules in an immunocompetent child with cat scratch disease.
https://doi.org/10.1097/INF.0000000000000069
The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal; Bandyopadhyay A, Burrage LC et. al.

Sep 13th, 2013 - We describe an immunocompetent child with cat scratch disease and pulmonary nodules as part of her initial presentation. Although pulmonary manifestations have been reported with cat scratch disease, nodules are rare in the normal host.

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Clinicaltrials.gov  241 results

Clinical and Radiologic Manifestations of Bone Infection in Children with Cat Scratch D...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpeds.2018.05.033
The Journal of Pediatrics; Erdem G, Watson JR et. al.

Jul 25th, 2018 - We identified 13 patients with cat scratch (Bartonella henselae) bone infection among those admitted to a large tertiary care children's hospital over a 12-year period. The median age was 7 years and the median time from onset of illness to diagno...

Persistent cat scratch disease requiring surgical excision in a patient with MPGN.
https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2014-2923
Pediatrics King KY, Hicks MJ et. al.

May 12th, 2015 - We present the case of a 13-year-old immunosuppressed patient with unrelenting cat scratch disease despite 9 months of antibiotic therapy. The patient was being treated with mycophenolate and prednisone for membranoproliferative glomerulonephritis...

The efficacy of a selamectin (Stronghold ®) spot on treatment in the prevention of Bart...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4336412
Parasitology Research; Bouhsira E, Franc M et. al.

Jan 14th, 2015 - Bartonella henselae is the causative agent of cat scratch disease in humans, which is recognized as an emerging zoonotic disease. Ctenocephalides felis is the main vector, and transmission of B. henselae infection between cats and humans occurs ma...

Hepatosplenic cat scratch disease in immunocompetent adults: report of 3 cases and revi...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4602414
Medicine García JC, Núñez MJ et. al.

Nov 14th, 2014 - Cat-scratch disease (CSD) is the most frequent presentation of Bartonella henselae infection. It has a worldwide distribution and is associated with a previous history of scratch or bite from a cat or dog. CSD affects children and teenagers more o...

Pulmonary nodules in an immunocompetent child with cat scratch disease.
https://doi.org/10.1097/INF.0000000000000069
The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal; Bandyopadhyay A, Burrage LC et. al.

Sep 13th, 2013 - We describe an immunocompetent child with cat scratch disease and pulmonary nodules as part of her initial presentation. Although pulmonary manifestations have been reported with cat scratch disease, nodules are rare in the normal host.

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News  7 results

A Rare Case of Seronegative Cat Scratch Disease Masquerading as Relapsed Hodgkin Lymphoma
https://www.mdedge.com/fedprac/article/102873/lymphoma-plasma-cell-disorders/rare-case-seronegative-cat-scratch-disease

Sep 22nd, 2015 - Background: Cat scratch disease is a benign, self-limiting but rare condition that causes significant lymphadenopathy. There is less than 1 case per 100,000 cases per year, mostly in children.

Critical Limb Ischemia From Burkitt's Lymphoma
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/769278

Sep 17th, 2012 - A 28-year old male with a history of HIV on HAART (CD4+ count 461) presented to the emergency department complaining of left axillary swelling with pain and erythema. The patient reported swelling roughly one week after being bitten on the left ha...

Cat Scratch Disease May Be Safe in Pregnancy
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/759222

Feb 26th, 2012 - By Kerry Grens NEW YORK (Reuters Health) Feb 24 - The largest-ever review of outcomes for pregnant women with cat scratch disease -- including just eight cases -- suggests the infection is not damaging to babies, but its authors say there are too ...

Cat scratch disease may be safe in pregnancy
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-cat-scratch-disease/cat-scratch-disease-may-be-safe-in-pregnancy-idUSTRE81N1UV20120224

Feb 24th, 2012 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - The largest-ever review of outcomes for pregnant women with cat scratch disease — including just eight cases — suggests the infection is not damaging to babies, but its authors say there are too few instances to glean a...

Childhood Cervical Lymphadenopathy
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/467025

Abstract and Introduction Cervical lymphadenopathy is a common problem in children. The condition most commonly represents a transient response to a benign local or generalized infection, but occasionally it might herald the presence of a more ser...

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Patient Education  2 results see all →