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Research & Reviews  1,877 results

Undifferentiated recurrent fevers in pediatrics are clinically distinct from PFAPA synd...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.clim.2021.108697
Clinical Immunology (Orlando, Fla.); Luu I, Nation J et. al.

Feb 26th, 2021 - Autoinflammatory disorders of the innate immune system present with recurrent episodes of inflammation often beginning in early childhood. While there are now more than 30 genetically-defined hereditary fever disorders, many patients lack a clear ...

Periodic Fever, Aphthous Stomatitis, Pharyngitis, and Cervical Adenitis Syndrome: Relap...
https://doi.org/10.1002/lary.29474
The Laryngoscope; Lantto U, Koivunen P et. al.

Feb 25th, 2021 - Tonsillectomy is an effective treatment for periodic fever, aphthous stomatitis, pharyngitis, and cervical adenitis (PFAPA) syndrome, but the role of adenoidectomy, as well as later tonsillar regrowth, is unclear. To find out if the volume of lymp...

Relapsing polychondritis: an unusual cause of sore throat, painful ear swelling and bil...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7868281
BMJ Case Reports; Wang S, Chi C et. al.

Feb 5th, 2021 - A 54-year-old Chinese woman presented with a 3-month history of sore throat and dry cough, which was treated as chronic pharyngitis with minimal improvement. One month ago, she presented with painful right ear swelling without signs or symptoms of...

High diagnostic accuracy of automated rapid Strep A test reduces antibiotic prescriptio...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7831179
BMC Pediatrics; Hendi SB, Malik ZA et. al.

Jan 26th, 2021 - Diagnosis of Group A Streptococcus (GAS) pharyngitis in children is hindered by variable sensitivity of clinical criteria and rapid Strep A tests (SAT), resulting in reliance on throat cultures as the gold standard for diagnosis. Delays while awai...

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Guidelines  13 results

Empirical validation of Polish guidelines for the management of acute streptococcal pha...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijporl.2013.10.064
International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology; Mazur E, Bochyńska E et. al.

Dec 2nd, 2013 - Group A Streptococcus (GAS) pharyngitis is currently the only commonly occurring form of acute pharyngitis for which antibiotic therapy is definitely indicated. Polish guidelines advocate the use of modified Centor score (MCS) to assess the probab...

Principles of judicious antibiotic prescribing for upper respiratory tract infections i...
https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2013-3260
Pediatrics Hersh AL, Jackson MA et. al.

Nov 19th, 2013 - Most upper respiratory tract infections are caused by viruses and require no antibiotics. This clinical report focuses on antibiotic prescribing strategies for bacterial upper respiratory tract infections, including acute otitis media, acute bacte...

IDSA Updates Guideline for Managing Group A Streptococcal Pharyngitis.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24010402
American Family Physician; Randel A,

Sep 9th, 2013 - IDSA Updates Guideline for Managing Group A Streptococcal Pharyngitis.|2013|Randel A, ,|therapeutic use,therapeutic use,diagnosis,drug therapy,microbiology,diagnosis,drug therapy,diagnosis,drug therapy,

Clinical practice guideline for the diagnosis and management of group A streptococcal p...
https://doi.org/10.1093/cid/cis847
Clinical Infectious Diseases : an Official Publication Of... Shulman ST, Bisno AL et. al.

Oct 23rd, 2012 - The guideline is intended for use by healthcare providers who care for adult and pediatric patients with group A streptococcal pharyngitis. The guideline updates the 2002 Infectious Diseases Society of America guideline and discusses diagnosis and...

Clinical practice guideline for the diagnosis and management of group A streptococcal p...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7108032
Clinical Infectious Diseases : an Official Publication Of... Shulman ST, Bisno AL et. al.

Sep 11th, 2012 - The guideline is intended for use by healthcare providers who care for adult and pediatric patients with group A streptococcal pharyngitis. The guideline updates the 2002 Infectious Diseases Society of America guideline and discusses diagnosis and...

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Drugs  395 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  2,373 results

Undifferentiated recurrent fevers in pediatrics are clinically distinct from PFAPA synd...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.clim.2021.108697
Clinical Immunology (Orlando, Fla.); Luu I, Nation J et. al.

Feb 26th, 2021 - Autoinflammatory disorders of the innate immune system present with recurrent episodes of inflammation often beginning in early childhood. While there are now more than 30 genetically-defined hereditary fever disorders, many patients lack a clear ...

Periodic Fever, Aphthous Stomatitis, Pharyngitis, and Cervical Adenitis Syndrome: Relap...
https://doi.org/10.1002/lary.29474
The Laryngoscope; Lantto U, Koivunen P et. al.

Feb 25th, 2021 - Tonsillectomy is an effective treatment for periodic fever, aphthous stomatitis, pharyngitis, and cervical adenitis (PFAPA) syndrome, but the role of adenoidectomy, as well as later tonsillar regrowth, is unclear. To find out if the volume of lymp...

Clarithromycin - clarithromycin for suspension-A-S Medication Solutions
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=fad1e5a3-59f9-4868-9937-d3b061ab8f00

Feb 21st, 2021 - Clarithromycin is a macrolide antimicrobial indicated for mild to moderate infections caused by designated, susceptible bacteria in the following: •Acute Bacterial Exacerbation of Chronic Bronchitis in Adults (1.1) •Acute Maxillary Sinusitis (1.2)...

Clarithromycin - clarithromycin tablet, film coated-NuCare Pharmaceuticals,Inc.
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=9143b79c-4c79-43ac-e053-2995a90ad708

Feb 18th, 2021 - Clarithromycin tablets are a macrolide antimicrobial indicated for mild to moderate infections caused by designated, susceptible bacteria in the following: Acute Bacterial Exacerbation of Chronic Bronchitis in Adults ( 1.1) Acute Maxillary Sinusit...

Cefadroxil - cefadroxil capsule-NuCare Pharmaceuticals,Inc.
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=7e931c7e-5ab6-c39c-e053-2a91aa0a59d9

Feb 16th, 2021 - Cefadroxil Capsules USP are indicated for the treatment of patients with infection caused by susceptible strains of the designated organisms in the following diseases: Urinary tract infections caused by E. coli, P. mirabilis, and Klebsiella specie...

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News  155 results

Acute Pharyngitis: Tips From the Guy Who Developed the Centor Criteria
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/939182

Oct 25th, 2020 - This transcript has been edited for clarity. Christopher J. Chiu, MD: I'm Christopher Chiu, and we are The Cribsiders. In our pediatric medicine podcast, we interview leading experts to bring you clinical pearls and practice-changing knowledge, an...

Fast Five Quiz: Nasal Polyp Practice Essentials
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/930196_3

May 13th, 2020 - Answer 2/5 Of the following, which condition is most commonly associated with multiple benign nasal polyps? Your peers chose: Epiglottitis 0% Bacterial pharyngitis 0% Rhinosporidiosis 0% Alcohol intolerance 0% The pathogenesis of nasal polyposis i...

Fast Five Quiz: Sore Throat
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/920598_2

Nov 5th, 2019 - Answer 1/5 Which of the following is most accurate regarding the presentation of patients with pharyngitis associated with a group A streptococcal (GAS) infection? Your peers chose: Patients with a sore throat and accompanying cough are more likel...

Fast Five Quiz: Sore Throat
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/920598

Nov 5th, 2019 - Sore throats are among the more commonly reported symptoms. Viruses are responsible for 85%-95% of sore throats in adults, 70% in children aged 5-16 years, and 95% in children younger than 5 years. Although most cases resolve spontaneously, it is ...

Guttate Psoriasis Following Presumed Coxsackievirus A
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/209343/psoriasis/guttate-psoriasis-following-presumed-coxsackievirus?channel=45
Kevin M. Rychik, BS, Naghmeh Yousefzadeh, MD et. al.

Oct 3rd, 2019 - There are 4 variants of psoriasis: plaque, guttate, pustular, and erythroderma (in order of prevalence). 2 Guttate psoriasis is characterized by small, 2- to 10-mm, raindroplike lesions on the skin.

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Patient Education  9 results see all →