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Research & Reviews  8,683 results

Acupuncture for the Elsberg Syndrome Secondary to Varicella-Zoster Virus Infection: a C...
Journal of Acupuncture and Meridian Studies; Yang LS, Zhang K et. al.

Jul 1st, 2022 - Elsberg syndrome (ES) is an infectious syndrome presenting with variable signs of acute lumbosacral radiculomyelitis. Its low recognition rate leads to misdiagnosis and incorrect treatment. Thus, some ES patients may develop neurological sequelae....

Trends and projections in sexually transmitted infections in people aged 45 years and o...
Perspectives in Public Health; Camacho C, Camacho EM et. al.

Jun 30th, 2022 - We describe the epidemiology of sexually transmitted infections (STIs) and HIV in people aged ⩾45 years in England and provide future projections about the burden of STIs in this age group. Analysis of national surveillance data in England from 20...

The association of exposure to DREAMS on sexually acquiring or transmitting HIV amongst...
AIDS (London, England); Mthiyane N, Baisley K et. al.

Jun 30th, 2022 - We investigate how risk of sexually acquiring or transmitting HIV in adolescent girls and young women (AGYW) changed following the real-world implementation of DREAMS (Determined, Resilient, Empowered, AIDS free, Mentored and Safe) HIV prevention ...

Genetic Sensorineural Hearing Loss

Jun 30th, 2022 - Practice Essentials A large proportion of the infants born deaf each year have a hereditary disorder, with permanent hearing loss having been identified early in almost 6000 US infants born in 2019. [1] Hereditary disorders must be differentiated ...

Long-term safety and efficacy of ozanimod in relapsing multiple sclerosis: Up to 5 year...
Multiple Sclerosis (Houndmills, Basingstoke, England); Cree BA, Selmaj KW et. al.

Jun 30th, 2022 - Ozanimod, an oral sphingosine 1-phosphate receptor 1 and 5 modulator, is approved in multiple countries for treatment of relapsing forms of MS. To characterize long-term safety and efficacy of ozanimod. Patients with relapsing MS who completed a p...

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Guidelines  19 results

Management of herpesvirus reactivations in patients with solid tumours and hematologic ...
Annals of Hematology; Henze L, Buhl C et. al.

Jan 8th, 2022 - Clinical reactivations of herpes simplex virus or varicella zoster virus occur frequently among patients with malignancies and manifest particularly as herpes simplex stomatitis in patients with acute leukaemia treated with intensive chemotherapy ...

Management of Genital Herpes in Pregnancy: ACOG Practice Bulletinacog Practice Bulletin...
Obstetrics and Gynecology;

Apr 26th, 2020 - Genital herpes simplex virus (HSV) infection during pregnancy poses a risk to the developing fetus and newborn. Genital herpes is common in the United States. Among 14- to 49-year-old females, the prevalence of HSV-2 infection is 15.9%. However, t...

Management of Genital Herpes in Pregnancy: ACOG Practice Bulletin Summary, Number 220.
Obstetrics and Gynecology Reference;

Apr 26th, 2020 - Genital herpes simplex virus (HSV) infection during pregnancy poses a risk to the developing fetus and newborn. Genital herpes is common in the United States. Among 14- to 49-year-old females, the prevalence of HSV-2 infection is 15.9%. However, t...

Antimicrobial Prophylaxis for Adult Patients With Cancer-Related Immunosuppression: ASC...
Journal of Clinical Oncology : Official Journal of the Am... Taplitz RA, Kennedy EB et. al.

Sep 5th, 2018 - To provide an updated joint ASCO/Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) guideline on antimicrobial prophylaxis for adult patients with immunosuppression associated with cancer and its treatment. ASCO and IDSA convened an update Expert Panel...

No. 208-Guidelines for the Management of Herpes Simplex Virus in Pregnancy.
Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada : JOGC = Jou... Money DM, Steben M

Jul 22nd, 2017 - To provide recommendations for the management of genital herpes infection in women who want to get pregnant or are pregnant and for the management of genital herpes in pregnancy and strategies to prevent transmission to the infant. More effective ...

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Drugs  669 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  557 results

Molecular Characterization of Viral-associated Tumors, Tumors Occurring in the Setting of HIV or Other Immune Disorders and Castleman Disease

Jun 24th, 2022 - Background: The availability of high quality, clinically annotated patient samples is crucial for the study of biologic factors that influence the natural history of viral related malignancies, malignancies occurring in the setting of HIV, and Cas...

Study of the Safety of a Particular Herpes Vaccine in Adults With or Without Herpes Infection

Jun 24th, 2022 - Herpes simplex virus 2 (HSV-2) causes genital herpes and increases the risk of acquisition and transmission of HIV. An HSV-2 vaccine is not available. We will study a replication-defective HSV-2 vaccine, HSV529, that is deleted for 2 essential vir...

Pilot Study of Reduced-Intensity Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant of DOCK8 Deficiency

Jun 24th, 2022 - Background Mutations in the Dedicator of Cytokinesis-8 (DOCK8) gene are responsible for an immunodeficiency disease characterized by: severe cutaneous and sinopulmonary infections with bacterial organisms; extensive cutaneous viral infections with...

The Natural History of Severe Viral Infections and Characterization of Immune Defects in Patients Without Known Immunocompromise

Jun 24th, 2022 - Viral infections in the normal host are usually self-limited as the innate and acquired immune systems mount successful antiviral responses. However, in some instances, apparently immunocompetent persons manifest infections with viruses that would...

Herpesviruses Reactivation In Hiv-Infected Women Initiating ART (HERA)

Jun 24th, 2022 - Initiation of antiretroviral therapy (ART) can lead to a short-term increase of herpes virus-related illnesses including genital herpes flares, higher likelihood of varicella zoster virus (VZV), cytomegalovirus (CMV) uveitis or other end-organ dis...

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News  1,181 results

Physicians Shy From Notifying Patients' Partners of STIs

Jun 23rd, 2022 - Less than 10% of family physicians in British Columbia, Canada, contact the partners of patients whom they have diagnosed with sexually transmitted infections (STIs), new data indicate. In an online survey of almost 150 family physicians throughou...

Postherpetic Pink, Smooth, Annular Convalescing Plaques
Caroline A. Gerhardt, MD, Sarah Moore, MD et. al.

Jun 22nd, 2022 - The Diagnosis: Granuloma Annulare A biopsy of a lesion on the right flank demonstrated granulomatous inflammation and interstitial mucin (Figure), characteristic of granuloma annulare (GA). 1,2 Granuloma annulare is a relatively common skin disord.

Is Hepatitis C an STI?

Jun 17th, 2022 - A 32-year-old woman had sex with a man she met while on vacation 6 weeks ago. She was intoxicated at the time and does not know much about the person. She recalls having engaged in vaginal intercourse without a condom. She does not have any sympto...

Is hepatitis C an STI?
Douglas S. Paauw, MD

Jun 15th, 2022 - A 32-year-old woman had sex with a man she met while on vacation 6 weeks ago. She was intoxicated at the time and does not know much about the person.

Surprising Link Between Herpes Zoster and Dementia

Jun 10th, 2022 - Herpes zoster does not appear to increase dementia risk ― on the contrary, the viral infection may offer some protection, a large population-based study suggests. "We were surprised by these results [and] the reasons for the decreased risk are unc...

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Patient Education  38 results see all →