• axonal
  • The cases emphasize on (1) description of the rare complication in a setting of outbreak with CHIKV, (2) acute axonal as well as demyelinating neuropathy may occur with CHIKV, (3) accurate identification of this entity during outbreaks with dengue, both of which are vector borne and may present with similar complications. (springer.com)
  • disorders
  • The major known immune deficiencies recognized in patients who go on to manifest these more severe forms of EBV infection include transplant recipients, patients with HIV infection (although with modern combination antiretroviral therapy these are now fortunately quite rare), and patients with known genetic disorders (e.g. (psychiatryadvisor.com)
  • Rabies
  • A number of specific immunoglobulin formulations are also available including for hepatitis B, rabies, tetanus, varicella infection, and Rh positive blood exposure. (wikipedia.org)
  • recipients
  • HCMV infection is typically unnoticed in healthy people, but can be life-threatening for the immunocompromised, such as HIV-infected persons, organ transplant recipients, or newborn infants. (wikipedia.org)
  • Infection with CMV is a major cause of disease and death in immunocompromised patients, including organ transplant recipients, patients undergoing hemodialysis, patients with cancer, patients receiving immunosuppressive drugs, and HIV-infected patients. (wikipedia.org)
  • patients
  • Invasive pneumococcal disease is a severe infection that mainly affects patients with associated comorbidity. (readbyqxmd.com)
  • Manifestations of EBV infection in these patients include fatal IM, lymphoma, pneumonitis, hemophagocytic syndrome, and bone marow insufficiency. (psychiatryadvisor.com)
  • CMV infections are most significant in the perinatal period and in immunocompromised patients. (wikipedia.org)
  • Primary CMV infection in patients with weakened immune systems can lead to serious disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • Exposing immunosuppressed patients to outside sources of CMV should be minimized to avoid the risk of serious infection. (wikipedia.org)
  • Susceptible patients without CMV infection can be infected by receiving infected organs and blood products unless care is taken. (wikipedia.org)
  • outbreak
  • 2010) A child with serious chikungunya virus (CHIKV) infection requiring intensive care, after an outbreak. (springer.com)
  • Oehler E, Fournier E, Leparc-Goffart I et al (2015) Increase in cases of Guillain-Barré syndrome during a chikungunya outbreak, French Polynesia, 2014 to 2015. (springer.com)
  • severe
  • Guillain-barre can progress very fast but usually starts with strange sensations in the extremities and then weakness that also starts from the extremities, gets more severe affecting trunk. (healthtap.com)
  • cause
  • Whole-genome sequence analysis of Streptococcus pneumoniae strains that cause hospital-acquired pneumonia infections. (readbyqxmd.com)
  • HCMV infection is more widespread in developing countries and in communities with lower socioeconomic status and represents the most significant viral cause of birth defects in industrialized countries. (wikipedia.org)
  • In some cases the infection can cause abortion. (wikipedia.org)