herpangina


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her·pan·gi·na

n. herpangina, enfermedad infecciosa, epidémica en el verano, que afecta las membranas mucosas de la garganta.

herpangina

n herpangina
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For non-enveloped viruses HRV14 (responsible for the majority of acute respiratory infections in both children and adults) and coxsackievirus type 9 (CA9--tend to infect the skin and mucous membranes, causing herpangina, acute haemorrhagic conjunctivitis, and hand-foot-and-mouth (HFM) disease) were included in the analyses.
In addition, in 2010, a total of 158 community cases of HFMD and herpangina were reported through a sentinel surveillance system implemented in Clermont-Ferrand, France (12).
An anti-EV71 neutralizing antibody titer of 1:16 was associated with protection against EV71 associated HFMD or herpangina.
Herpangina usually affects children, but also adults.
poliomyelitis, aseptic meningitis, hand-foot-mouth disease, herpangina and acute haemorrhagic conjunctivitis.
We categorized the doctors' diagnoses into (a) upper respiratory tract infections (URI), comprising URI, pharyngitis, and tonsillitis; (b) lower respiratory infections (LRI), including bronchiolitis, bronchitis, bronchopneumonia, or pneumonia; and (c) herpangina (if an oral ulcer over the throat or uvula was present).
Without a careful evaluation of patients' hands and feet, the condition is often diagnosed as fever blisters, herpes, or herpangina (another coxsackievirus-induced eruption producing tender mouth sores).
8% among infants and young children and an anti-EV71 neutralizing antibody titer of 1:16 was associated with protection against EV71 associated HFMD or herpangina.
Participating physicians collected specimens from patients whose illnesses included meningitis, encephalitis, influenza-like illness, HFMD, herpangina, and gastroenteritis, and documented patient age, date of specimen collection, symptoms, and suspected diagnosis.
Although CAV6 is commonly associated with hand, foot, and mouth disease (HFMD) and herpangina (1,2), it has not been of concern until the recent global outbreaks of HFMD (3-6).