*Streptococcus

In addition to streptococcal pharyngitis (strep throat), certain Streptococcus species are responsible for many cases of pink ... Cohen-Poradosu R, Kasper DL (2007). "Group A streptococcus epidemiology and vaccine implications". Clin. Infect. Dis. 45 (7): ... Group A S. pyogenes (GAS) is the causative agent in a wide range of group A streptococcal infections. These infections may be ... "Streptococcal Infections (Invasive Group A Strep)". New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene. Retrieved 21 ...

*Group A streptococcal infection

Human vaccine & immunotherapeutics. 9 (11): 2393-7. doi:10.4161/hv.25506. PMC 3981849 . PMID 23863455. "Initiative for Vaccine ... Post-streptococcal glomerulonephritis (PSGN) is an uncommon complication of either a strep throat or a streptococcal skin ... "Streptococcal Infections: What is Group A Strepotococcus (GAS)". Retrieved 21 November 2012. "Streptococcal Infections ( ... Guidelines for management of contacts of cases of invasive group A streptococcal disease (GAS) including streptococcal toxic ...

*Group B streptococcal infection

2016). "Status of vaccine research and development of vaccines for GBS" (PDF). Vaccine. 34: 2876-2879. doi:10.1016/j.vaccine. ... 2013). "The spectrum of perinatal group B streptococcal disease". Vaccine. 31s: D3-6. doi:10.1016/j.vaccine.2013.02.030. PMID ... Experience in the United States and implications for a potential group B streptococcal vaccine". Vaccine. 31S: D20-26. doi: ... doi:10.1016/j.vaccine.2012.11.046. PMID 23200934. Nuccitelli A, Rinaudo CD, Maione D (2015). "Group B Streptococcus vaccine: ...

*Scarlet fever

The vaccine approach has a greater likelihood of effectively preventing group A streptococcal infections because vaccine ... There have been several attempts to create a vaccine in the past few decades. These vaccines, which are still in the ... "Immunization with a streptococcal multiple-epitope recombinant protein protects mice against invasive group A streptococcal ... "Molecular characterization of new group A streptococcal bacteriophages containing the gene for streptococcal erythrogenic toxin ...

*Streptococcus pyogenes

Group A streptococcal emm type prevalence among symptomatic children in Cape Town and potential vaccine coverage. Pediatr ... Hidalgo-Grass C, Mishalian I, Dan-Goor M, Belotserkovsky I, Eran Y, Nizet V, Peled A, Hanski E (2006). "A streptococcal ... Wexler DE, Chenoweth DE, Cleary PP (1985). "Mechanism of action of the group A streptococcal C5a inactivator". Proc Natl Acad ... ISBN 0-8385-8529-9. Streptococcal Pharyngitis, archived from the original on May 13, 2012 Aziz RK, Kansal R, Aronow BJ, Taylor ...

*Streptococcal pharyngitis

There is no vaccine for the disease. Treatment with antibiotics is only recommended in those with a confirmed diagnosis. Those ... Complications arising from streptococcal throat infections include: Acute rheumatic fever Scarlet fever Streptococcal toxic ... Shaikh N, Leonard E, Martin JM (September 2010). "Prevalence of streptococcal pharyngitis and streptococcal carriage in ... the streptococcal bacteria in their throat without any harmful results. As the symptoms of streptococcal pharyngitis overlap ...

*Jonathan Carapetis

Carapetis' wide range of research interests includes group A streptococcal and pneumococcal diseases, other vaccine preventable ... into group A streptococcal diseases in the Aboriginal population. This work translated into important public health ... child health in developing countries and led some ground-breaking work in the development of affordable and effective vaccines ...

*Streptococcus agalactiae

"Revisiting the need for vaccine prevention of late-onset neonatal group B streptococcal disease: a multistate, population-based ... "Status of vaccine research and development of vaccines for GBS" (PDF). Vaccine. 34: 2876-2879. doi:10.1016/j.vaccine.2015.12. ... "Preventing the broad spectrum of perinatal morbidity and mortality throughgh group B streptococcal vaccination". Vaccine. 31S: ... Vaccine. 31s: D3-D6. doi:10.1016/j.vaccine.2013.02.030. PMID 23973344. Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists. RCOG ...

*Tort reform

... and vaccines for Lyme disease and Group B Streptococcal disease, which kills one hundred infants per year. Under some ...

*List of MeSH codes (D20)

... shigella vaccines MeSH D20.215.894.135.744 --- staphylococcal vaccines MeSH D20.215.894.135.750 --- streptococcal vaccines MeSH ... measles vaccine MeSH D20.215.894.899.404.500 --- measles-mumps-rubella vaccine MeSH D20.215.894.899.488 --- mumps vaccine MeSH ... hepatitis a vaccines MeSH D20.215.894.899.955.400 --- hepatitis b vaccines MeSH D20.215.894.899.970 --- yellow fever vaccine ... rubella vaccine MeSH D20.215.894.899.779.500 --- measles-mumps-rubella vaccine MeSH D20.215.894.899.790 --- saids vaccines MeSH ...

*Michael Pichichero

Mercury in Childhood Vaccines Excreted Quickly Mercury in Childhood Vaccines Excreted Quickly Babies excrete vaccine-mercury ... Pichichero has written a textbook about streptococcal pharyngitis. A board-certified immunologist, he was on the team of ... He is the author of a number of scientific studies regarding the safety of thimerosal as a preservative in vaccines. Pichichero ... His research says that after children receive a vaccine with thimerosal in it, their blood mercury levels return to normal ...

*Streptococcus canis

This species, in general, is highly susceptible to antibiotics, and plans to develop a vaccine to prevent human infections are ... Analysis of the genomic library of S. canis led to the identification of a new streptococcal protective antigen (SPA) ... This SPA may be an important component of a vaccine to prevent future infections, based on successful applications of an ... In addition, S. canis is also responsible for streptococcal toxic shock syndrome (STSS) and necrotizing fasciitis (NF). However ...

*Humayun Chaudhry

The informed patient: cost-effective way to improving vaccine utilization in the acute care setting. Abstract. Annual Meeting ... 1992). "Instructive cases: group F beta-hemolytic streptococcal paratracheal abscess". Infectious Diseases in Clinical Practice ... a review of streptococcal paratracheal abscesses, and a consensus statement on abdominal girth and cardiometabolic risk. From ... studies on ways to improve vaccine utilization in acute care settings, the development of a multimedia online orientation for ...

*Katherine O'Brien

She has also worked on rotavirus disease, conducting a large phase III trial of rotavirus vaccine among American Indian ... Group B Streptococcal Prevention Team 1999: CDC, Nakano Citation, for the Haiti diethylene glycol poisoning investigation. 1998 ... This research is critical to understanding pneumococcal vaccine needs and potential efficacy in different regions. The Hib/SP ... Katherine L. O'Brien is a recognized international expert in the areas of pneumococcal epidemiology, pneumococcal vaccine ...

*Pox party

Before the chickenpox vaccine became available there were 100 to 150 deaths from chickenpox among children in the U.S. annually ... However, it may be a reliable method of transmitting other diseases, including hepatitis B, group A streptococcal infection, ... The chickenpox vaccine is recommended by health officials as a safer alternative. Some parents have attempted to collect ... Before vaccines became available, parents knew these diseases were almost inevitable. In the case of chickenpox, its connection ...

*Epiglottitis

An effective vaccine, the Hib vaccine, has been available since the 1980s. The antibiotic rifampin may also be used to prevent ... either alone or in combination with penicillin or ampicillin for streptococcal coverage. If allergy to penicillins is present, ... With the use of the Hib vaccine, the number of cases of epiglottitis has decreased by more than 95%. While historically young ... Swollen epiglottis in laryngoscopy The Hib vaccine is very effective at preventing the disease. In household contacts of any ...

*Streptococcus suis

Vaccines exist but are not reliable. In July 2005, an outbreak of the disease in humans was reported in Sichuan, China, with ... 2006). "Streptococcal Toxic Shock Syndrome Caused by Streptococcus suis Serotype 2". PLoS Med. 3 (5): e151. doi:10.1371/journal ... Many of the patients, and almost all of the fatal cases, had typical symptoms of Streptococcal toxic shock syndrome (STSS). To ...

*Susan Swedo

Swedo is lead author on a 1994 paper in the journal Pediatrics proposing a link between Group A streptococcal infection in ... which is based on the hypothesis that the mercury-containing vaccine preservative thiomersal is linked with autism. The trial ... proposing a link between Group A streptococcal infection in children and some rapid-onset cases of obsessive-compulsive ... Swedo was lead author on a paper describing Pediatric Autoimmune Neuropsychiatric Disorders Associated with Streptococcal ...

*Strangles

As with many streptococcal infections, penicillin or penicillin-derivative antibiotics are the most effective treatments. ... Both intramuscular and intranasal vaccines are available. Isolation of new horses for 4 to 6 weeks, immediate isolation of ...

*Leonard Colebrook

He worked on vaccine therapy, tuberculosis and pneumonia. At the outbreak of the First World War he was appointed as a Captain ... She investigated the source of the streptococcal infections within the hospital. After collecting samples of the bacteria from ... Turk, J. L. (1994). "Leonard Colebrook: The chemotherapy and control of streptococcal infections". Journal of the Royal Society ...

*Medical microbiology

Shaikh N; Leonard E; Martin JM (September 2010). "Prevalence of streptococcal pharyngitis and streptococcal carriage in ... Following on from this, in 1857 Louis Pasteur also designed vaccines against several diseases such as anthrax, fowl cholera and ... Streptococcal pharyngitis Chlamydia Typhoid fever Tuberculosis Rotavirus Hepatitis C Human papillomavirus (HPV) Malaria Giardia ... The same principles are used for developing vaccines today. ... caused a rapid change the development of vaccines, medical ...

*Bacteremia

The antibiotic treatment of choice for streptococcal and enteroccal infections differs by species. However, it is important to ... Prior to widespread use of vaccines, occult bacteremia was an important consideration in febrile children that appeared ... There are many different types of streptococcal species that can cause bacteremia. Group A streptococcus (GAS) typically causes ...

*Mady Hornig

In 2008, she published a study concluding that there was no association between presence of measles vaccine virus in the gut of ... behavioral disturbances in a mouse model of pediatric autoimmune neuropsychiatric disorders associated with streptococcal ... "Lack of Association between Measles Virus Vaccine and Autism with Enteropathy: A Case-Control Study". PLoS ONE. 3 (9): e3140. ... Licinio, Julio (8 June 2004). "Thimerosal, found in childhood vaccines, can increase the risk of autism-like damage in mice". ...

*Porphyromonas gingivalis

Vaccines made from P. gingivalis CPS apparently impair oral bone loss in murine models. These vaccines have been able to elicit ... It was found to coadhere and develop biofilm in conjunction with Streptococcus gordonii by interaction with SspB streptococcal ... of Dentinal Tubules byPorphyromonas gingivalis and Streptococcus gordonii Depends upon Binding Specificity of Streptococcal ...

*Outline of immunology

Vaccination Vaccine-naive Vaccine Herd immunity Adjuvant Organ transplantation Allotransplant Transplant rejection List of ... Immune complex Foreign Henoch-Schönlein purpura Hypersensitivity vasculitis Reactive arthritis Farmer's lung Post-streptococcal ... List of autoimmune diseases List of immunologists List of viruses List of human clusters of differentiation List of vaccine ...

*Childhood immunizations in the United States

This vaccine is a 2 or 3 dose series, depending on the brand of the vaccine, that is given at 2 and 4 months in the 2 dose ... bacterial infections of the skin and soft tissues in children including Group A streptococcal infections blood stream ... This vaccine protects from more than 90 types of pneumococcal bacteria. The pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV13 or Prevnar13 ... Hib is also the only strain which this vaccine protects against. This vaccine protects against Hib, but not the other strains ...