Neonatal Herpes: The 24th-Hour Workup
How to manage the asymptomatic newborn of a mother with a genital lesion. The Cribsiders
1 month ago - Medscape
Adolescent Primary Genital HSV-1 Infection with Sepsis Secondary to Streptococcus pyogenes Bacteremia
Adolescents and young adults are responsible for the majority of new genital herpes virus infections. Historically, primary genital herpes infections were thought to be caused...
2 monthes ago - Journal of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology
Less than 10% of Medicaid patients with lupus vaccinated against preventable disease
Less than 10% of Medicaid beneficiaries with systemic lupus erythematosus are vaccinated against preventable diseases such as influenza, herpes zoster, cervical cancer and...
3 monthes ago - Healio
Despite decline in HSV-2, nearly 20 million new infections still expected by 2050
Despite a decline in herpes simplex virus type 2 infections over the course of decades, researchers calculated that more than 600,000 new infections will still occur every year...
4 monthes ago - Healio - 2 articles
Yes, Babies Can Get Cold Sores On Their Lips - Here's What To Know
One day there you are: holding your baby and staring adoringly at their face, wondering how it could be so perfect, when, all of a sudden, you spot a small blister in or around...
5 monthes ago - Scary Mommy
Early diagnosis of herpes simplex keratitis in children yields best outcomes
Visual outcomes of children with herpes simplex keratitis were better when patients were seen within 5 days of symptom onset, according to a poster presentation. In a...
5 monthes ago - Healio
Oncolytic therapy using modified herpesvirus shows promise for pediatric high-grade glioma
Use of a modified herpesvirus with and without radiation showed promising efficacy and safety for the treatment of children with recurrent or progressive high-grade glioma...
5 monthes ago - Healio
Pediatric autoimmune encephalitis and its relationship with infection
Autoimmune encephalitis is an increasingly recognized inflammatory disorder of the central nervous system and is most often characterized by antibodies against intracellular...
5 monthes ago - Pediatric Neurology
Real-world data trumpet effectiveness of recombinant zoster vaccine
Real-world data reported in Clinical Infectious Diseases demonstrated that the recombinant zoster vaccine was more than 85% effective at preventing herpes zoster. The...
6 monthes ago - Healio
Infant presents with paronychia, inflamed umbilicus
A 14-day-old female was taken to an urgent care clinic with multiple paronychia, involving a thumb and both great toes, that began 5 days earlier. The baby's umbilicus was also...
7 monthes ago - Healio