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ALLMedicine™ Scarlet Fever Center

Research & Reviews  132 results

Prevalence and identification of antibiotic-resistant scarlet fever group A Streptococc...
Journal of Global Antimicrobial Resistance; Sun L, Xiao Y et. al.

May 27th, 2022 - This study aimed to investigate the annual incidence, molecular epidemiological characteristics, and antimicrobial resistance of group A Streptococcus (GAS) clinical isolates from pediatric patients at Shenzhen Children's Hospital during 2016-2020...

Pityriasis Rosea Medication

May 16th, 2022 - Medication Summary Pityriasis rosea (PR) is a self-limited disease; treatment is supportive. Drug therapy for pityriasis rosea primarily consists of symptomatic treatment of pruritus. Topical zinc oxide and calamine lotion may be helpful. Oral ant...

Forecasting the monthly incidence of scarlet fever in Chongqing, China using the SARIMA...
Epidemiology and Infection; Wu WW, Li Q et. al.

May 12th, 2022 - The incidence of scarlet fever has increased dramatically in recent years in Chongqing, China, but there has no effective method to forecast it. This study aimed to develop a forecasting model of the incidence of scarlet fever using a seasonal aut...

The secondary outcome of public health measures amidst the COVID-19 pandemic in the spr...
Travel Medicine and Infectious Disease; Ndeh NT, Tesfaldet YT et. al.

May 7th, 2022 - The coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) has promoted stringent public health measures such as hand hygiene, face mask wearing, and physical distancing to contain the spread of the viral infection. In this retrospective study, the secondary outcome...

Pharyngitis Treatment & Management

Apr 6th, 2022 - Prehospital Care See the list below: Prehospital care usually is not necessary for uncomplicated pharyngitis unless airway compromise is an issue. Intubation should not be attempted unless the patient stops breathing spontaneously. Next: Emergency...

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Drugs  41 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  5 results

Protecting Native Families From COVID-19

Mar 24th, 2021 - As of late July 2020, the novel coronavirus, SARS-CoV-2 (severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2), continues to spread globally. Although knowledge about the pathogenesis, epidemiology and clinical aspects of the virus is improving every w...

Acute Abdomen in Kawasaki Disease

Apr 4th, 2019 - CASE PRESENTATION Case 1 An 8 year-old male started 48 hrs prior to admission with abdominal pain in the right lower quadrant associated with vomiting and fever. The physical examination revealed discrete bilateral conjunctival hiperemia, right ce...

Impact of Antibiotic Treatment of Group A Streptococcal Blistering Distal Dactylitis in Children

Aug 2nd, 2018 - Blistering distal dactylitis are very common in children. About 60% are caused by Staphylococcus aureus and some are caused by Group A Streptococcus (GAS) or Streptococcus pyogenes. While these forms have been known for fifty years, few publicatio...

Evaluation of the IND One Step Strep A Rapid Test vs. Culture

Mar 8th, 2012 - Group A Streptococcus is a principal cause of respiratory infections such as tonsillitis, pharyngitis, and scarlet fever. Since pharyngitis can lead to rheumatic fever or acute glomerulonephritis, it is important to differentiate streptococcal pha...

Preventive Measures for Childhood-Onset Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder and Tic Disorders (PANDAS Subgroup)

Mar 4th, 2008 - The purpose of this study is to determine whether penicillin prevents the symptoms of Obsessive-compulsive Disorder (OCD) and tic disorders from recurring in children with Pediatric Autoimmune Neuropsychiatric Disorders Associated with Streptococc...

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News  19 results

Petechiae and Ecchymoses on the Arm
Blake St. Clair, MD, Kristen M. Addis, MD et. al.

May 6th, 2020 - The Diagnosis: Rumpel-Leede Phenomenon Rumpel-Leede (R-L) phenomenon describes the rare benign occurrence of dermal capillaries acutely rupturing following the administration of a tourniquetlike force on an extremity,1 which manifests as asymptoma.

Measles, scarlet fever among infectious diseases to watch for in 2020
Jeff Craven

Feb 5th, 2020 - ORLANDO – Dermatologists may have to contend with some of mankind’s oldest diseases – from group A streptococcus to measles – leading into 2020, Justin Finch, MD, said at the ODAC Dermatology, Aesthetic, & Surgical Conference. Dr.

Measles, scarlet fever among infectious diseases to watch for in 2020
Jeff Craven

Feb 5th, 2020 - ORLANDO – Dermatologists may have to contend with some of mankind’s oldest diseases – from group A streptococcus to measles – leading into 2020, Justin Finch, MD, said at the ODAC Dermatology, Aesthetic, & Surgical Conference. Dr.

New Strep A Strain Linked to Scarlet Fever Surge in U.K.

Sep 11th, 2019 - An emergent and dominant strain of Streptococcus A is being blamed for the dramatic surge in scarlet fever cases in England and Wales from 2014 to 2016. Britain's National Health Service reported that scarlet fever cases reached a 50-year high in ...

New Strep A Strain Linked to Scarlet Fever, and Sepsis

Sep 11th, 2019 - A new strain of group A streptococcus bacteria called M1UK linked to scarlet fever and sepsis has been identified in England and Wales. The discovery was made by researchers led by Imperial College London who report their findings in the Lancet In...

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Patient Education  11 results see all →