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Research & Reviews  839 results

HLA class I-associated expansion of TRBV11-2 T cells in Multisystem Inflammatory Syndro...
https://doi.org/10.1172/JCI146614
The Journal of Clinical Investigation; Porritt RA, Paschold L et. al.

Mar 11th, 2021 - Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children (MIS-C), a hyperinflammatory syndrome associated with SARS-CoV-2 infection, shares clinical features with toxic shock syndrome, which is triggered by bacterial superantigens. Superantigen specificity f...

Early intravenous immunoglobulin therapy for group A β-haemolytic streptococcal meningi...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7934773
BMJ Case Reports; Adigbli D, Rozen V et. al.

Mar 5th, 2021 - A woman in her forties was transferred to a Sydney (Australia)-based tertiary hospital, following presentation to a regional hospital with group A Streptococcus (GAS) otomastoiditis; complicated by meningitis, venous sinus thrombosis, haemorrhagic...

A Clinical Decision Analysis for Use of Antibiotic Prophylaxis for Nonabsorbable Nasal ...
https://doi.org/10.1177/0194599820988740
Otolaryngology--head and Neck Surgery : Official Journal ... Maul X, Dincer BC et. al.

Feb 16th, 2021 - Nonabsorbable nasal packing is often placed for the treatment of epistaxis or after sinonasal or skull base surgery. Antibiotics are often prescribed to prevent toxic shock syndrome (TSS), a rare, potentially fatal occurrence. However, the risk of...

A case report of streptococcal toxic shock syndrome caused by Streptococcus mitis in a ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7866958
BMC Infectious Diseases; Chen X, Gong YY et. al.

Feb 7th, 2021 - Streptococcal toxic shock syndrome (STSS) is an acute, multisystem and toxin-mediated disease that usually causes shock and multiple organ failure in the early stages of its clinical course. It is associated with a substantial increase in mortalit...

TOXIC SHOCK SYNDROME IN PATIENTS YOUNGER THAN 21 YEARS OF AGE, UNITED STATES, 2006-2018.
https://doi.org/10.1097/INF.0000000000003011
The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal; Leung J, Abrams JY et. al.

Jan 19th, 2021 - We examined the incidence of toxic shock syndrome in the United States during 2006-2018 among persons <21 years old with commercial or Medicaid-insurance using administrative data. There were 1008 commercially-insured and 481 Medicaid-insured toxi...

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Guidelines  2 results

Hyperinflammatory shock in children during COVID-19 pandemic
https://www.thelancet.com/action/showPdf?pii=S0140-6736(20)31094-1
The Lancet;

May 6th, 2020 - South Thames Retrieval Service in London, UK, provides paediatric intensive care support and retrieval to 2 million children in South East England. During a period of 10 days in mid-April, 2020, we noted an unprecedented cluster of eight children ...

Body Piercing Infections - StatPearls
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK537336/
Preslar,D.et al

Jan 5th, 2019 - Body piercings have become increasingly popular and a socially acceptable form of body modification. The most common site of piercings is the ear, with increasing popularity involving the mouth, nose, eyebrows, nipples, navel, and genitals. Local...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  901 results

HLA class I-associated expansion of TRBV11-2 T cells in Multisystem Inflammatory Syndro...
https://doi.org/10.1172/JCI146614
The Journal of Clinical Investigation; Porritt RA, Paschold L et. al.

Mar 11th, 2021 - Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children (MIS-C), a hyperinflammatory syndrome associated with SARS-CoV-2 infection, shares clinical features with toxic shock syndrome, which is triggered by bacterial superantigens. Superantigen specificity f...

Early intravenous immunoglobulin therapy for group A β-haemolytic streptococcal meningi...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7934773
BMJ Case Reports; Adigbli D, Rozen V et. al.

Mar 5th, 2021 - A woman in her forties was transferred to a Sydney (Australia)-based tertiary hospital, following presentation to a regional hospital with group A Streptococcus (GAS) otomastoiditis; complicated by meningitis, venous sinus thrombosis, haemorrhagic...

Fast Five Quiz: Streptococcal Infection Clinical Keys
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/945705

Feb 17th, 2021 - Infection with Streptococcus pyogenes, also known as the group A streptococci (GAS), causes various diseases in humans. Millions of GAS infections occur worldwide every year, leading to an estimated 500,000 deaths each year. Invasive GAS illnesses...

A Clinical Decision Analysis for Use of Antibiotic Prophylaxis for Nonabsorbable Nasal ...
https://doi.org/10.1177/0194599820988740
Otolaryngology--head and Neck Surgery : Official Journal ... Maul X, Dincer BC et. al.

Feb 16th, 2021 - Nonabsorbable nasal packing is often placed for the treatment of epistaxis or after sinonasal or skull base surgery. Antibiotics are often prescribed to prevent toxic shock syndrome (TSS), a rare, potentially fatal occurrence. However, the risk of...

A case report of streptococcal toxic shock syndrome caused by Streptococcus mitis in a ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7866958
BMC Infectious Diseases; Chen X, Gong YY et. al.

Feb 7th, 2021 - Streptococcal toxic shock syndrome (STSS) is an acute, multisystem and toxin-mediated disease that usually causes shock and multiple organ failure in the early stages of its clinical course. It is associated with a substantial increase in mortalit...

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News  47 results

Fast Five Quiz: Streptococcal Infection Clinical Keys
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/945705

Feb 17th, 2021 - Infection with Streptococcus pyogenes, also known as the group A streptococci (GAS), causes various diseases in humans. Millions of GAS infections occur worldwide every year, leading to an estimated 500,000 deaths each year. Invasive GAS illnesses...

More Questions Than Answers About MIS-C, Experts Say
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/932391

Jun 15th, 2020 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. New research provides further insight into the clinical characteristics of the inflammatory condition linked to COVID-19 in children, but many que...

Novel Inflammatory Syndrome in Children Possibly Linked to COVID-19
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/930223

May 7th, 2020 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. A novel clinical presentation in children involving symptoms seen with atypical Kawasaki disease and toxic shock syndrome may be linked to COVID-1...

Novel Inflammatory Syndrome in Children Possibly Linked to COVID-19
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/930223

May 7th, 2020 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. A novel clinical presentation in children involving symptoms seen with atypical Kawasaki disease and toxic shock syndrome may be linked to COVID-1...

Hyperinflammatory shock in children during COVID-19 pandemic
https://www.thelancet.com/action/showPdf?pii=S0140-6736(20)31094-1
The Lancet;

May 6th, 2020 - South Thames Retrieval Service in London, UK, provides paediatric intensive care support and retrieval to 2 million children in South East England. During a period of 10 days in mid-April, 2020, we noted an unprecedented cluster of eight children ...

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Patient Education  15 results see all →