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Herpesvirus infections

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Published by M. Dekker in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Herpesvirus diseases.,
  • Herpesviridae Infections.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Ronald Glaser, James F. Jones.
    SeriesInfectious disease and therapy ;, 13, Infectious disease and therapy ;, v. 13.
    ContributionsGlaser, Ronald, 1939-, Jones, James F. 1942-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQR201.H48 H47 1994
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 279 p. :
    Number of Pages279
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1090883M
    ISBN 100824788672
    LC Control Number94015126

    The two most important herpesvirus pathogens are herpes simplex virus (herpesvirus hominis) and varicella–zoster virus. Herpes simplex infections Herpes infection of the mouth and lips and in the eye is generally associated with herpes simplex virus serotype 1 (HSV-1); other areas of the skin may also be infected, especially in immunodeficiency.   The herpesvirus family includes a number of the most important pathogenic agents that affect human beings; this group is made up of herpes simplex viruses 1 and 2, varicella-zoster virus, cytomegalovirus and Epstein-Barr virus, among others. All the viruses have a wide distribution among human beings and cause a broad spectrum of : Luis Raul Lepori.

    However surveies of herpesvirus infections in grownup epilepsy patients are still rare. This survey was performed to place the association between epilepsy and herpesvirus IgG antibodies. A cross-sectional survey was conducted with serum samples obtained from epilepsy patients (n=95) and healthy controls (n=95) upon carry throughing the. Abstract. Ordinary Herpesvirus B infection in rhesus monkeys (Macaca mulatta) and other macaques is typically an inapparent latent infection (Burnett et al. ; Palmer ; Hartley , ).Gross lesions are generally associated with primary infection, but the lesions are only rarely recorded. This suggests that they are small and do not lead to overt signs or are overlooked due to.

    General Information Canine herpesvirus (CHV) infection is a contagious disease caused by a strain of herpesvirus that is related to, but different from, the strains that infect people. Adult dogs may carry the virus in the lining of the nose, throat, lungs, and genital tract without showing sign.   Human Herpes Virus 6 Infection in Adults is an uncommon viral infection that usually arises due to the reactivation of the human herpes virus type 6 (HHV-6) in the body, often resulting from a decreased immune system in the adult.


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Monkey B herpesvirus infection is caused by Macacine herpesvirus (formerly Cercopithecine herpesvirus 1). The virus is also commonly referred to as herpes B, herpesvirus simiae, and herpesvirus B.

In monkeys this virus causes a disease similar to HHV-1 in humans, that is, localized blister-like lesions. The relationship between herpesviruses and humans probably dates from thousands of years ago.

In the last few decades, many aspects of herpesvirus infections have been understood, such as infections with a range of manifestations (severe, mild, or subclinical).

Herpesvirus can remain latent during a lifetime and sometimes their reactivation can cause different clinical features in the Author: Ronaldo Luis Thomasini. HerPesvirus Infections (Infectious Disease and Therapy) [Glaser, Ronald] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

HerPesvirus Infections. Herpes simplex virus infections / Richard J. Whitley --Infections associated with human cytomegalovirus / William J.

Britt --Varicella zoster virus infections: chickenpox, shingles, and varicella vaccine / Charles Grose --Epstein-Barr virus infections in normal and immunosuppressed patients / James F.

Jones, Ben Z. Katz --Human herpesvirus type. Cats with active herpesvirus infection usually present for upper respiratory signs and punctate keratitis.

97, Many cats infected with herpesvirus have latent infections with occasional flare-ups, particularly of ocular disease. During active infections, cats may be anorexic. Herpesvirus infections book Once a patient has become infected by herpes virus, the infection remains for life.

The initial infection may be followed by latency with subsequent reactivation. Herpes viruses infect most of the human population and persons living past middle age usually have antibodies to most of the above herpes viruses with the exception of HHV This volume summarizes the current knowledge of the pathogenesis and immunobiology of herpesvirus infections in man and describes new and developing approaches to prophylaxis and treatment.

It contains con­ tributions from distinguished research scientists presently engaged at the forefront of these scientific investigations. Organized into 21 chapters, this book starts with an overview of the classification of the herpesvirus and proceeds to explore the origins and phylogeny of the herpesviruses.

This text then examines the earliest electron microscopic studies on the morphology of the herpesviruses by using shadowcast preparations of herpes simplex virus and of. Book • 4th Edition • Edited by: Select - Drugs for Herpesvirus Infections.

Book chapter Full text access. - Drugs for Herpesvirus Infections. Michelle R. Salvaggio and John W. Gnann. Pages e1.

Select - Antiviral Agents Against Respiratory Viruses. The objective of much of the current research on herpesviruses is directed toward an understanding of the molecular mechanisms involved in initiation of infection, establish­ ment and termination of latent state, virus multiplication, and the destruction of cells which ultimately is the basis of the diseases caused by these viruses.

Immunobiology and Prophylaxis of Human Herpesvirus Infections (Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology) [Carlos Lopez] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. No one whose opinion deserves a moment's consideration can doubt that most of the great positive evils of the world are in themselves removableCited by: This seminar referred to latent herpes virus infections in veterinary medicine, with emphasis on the domestic animals.

The phenomenon of latency is of particular importance in veterinary medicine because it can jeopardize the successful control and eradication of diseases such as Aujeszky's disease and infectious bovine rhinotracheitis, diseases which are often the cause of great economic losses.

Systemic herpesvirus infection in fetuses and neonates of various species is commonly associated with multifocal necrotizing inflammation in the adrenal glands (as well as in other organs).

Likewise, granulomatous or suppurative adrenalitis that is part of systemic infection is also typically multifocal. Danny L.

Wiedbrauk Ph.D., in Molecular Diagnostics, Introduction. Herpes simplex virus (HSV) is a relatively large enveloped virus with a kb linear double-stranded genome (McGeoch et al., ) that codes for about 90 RNA transcripts, 84 of which appear to encode proteins (Corey, ).The overall sequence homology between herpes simplex virus type 1 (HSV-1) and herpes simplex virus.

Herpesviridae is a large family of DNA viruses that cause infections and certain diseases in animals, including humans. The members of this family are also known as family name is derived from the Greek word herpein ("to creep"), referring to spreading cutaneous lesions, usually involving blisters, seen in flares of herpes simplex 1, herpes simplex 2 and herpes zoster (shingles).

No history of Varicella Zoster Virus infection and negative serology or; Less than 2 doses of Varicella Zoster Virus Varicella-zoster virus, Human (alpha) herpes virus 3, VZV - Varicella-zoster virus, HZ - Herpes zoster this collection now contains interlinked topic pages divided into a tree of 31 specialty books and chapters.

Drugs Used to Treat Herpesvirus Infections Eight types of herpesviruses infect humans (see Table: Herpesviruses That Infect Humans). After initial infection, all herpesviruses remain latent within specific host cells and may subsequently reactivate.

Clinical syndromes due to primary infection can vary significantly from those caused by. Herpes simplex viruses (human herpesviruses types 1 and 2) commonly cause recurrent infection affecting the skin, mouth, lips, eyes, and genitals.

Common severe infections include encephalitis, meningitis, neonatal herpes, and, in immunocompromised patients, disseminated infection. Acyclovir Therapy for Herpesvirus Infections (Infectious Disease and Therapy) 1st Edition by David A. Baker (Editor) ISBN ISBN Why is ISBN important.

ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book. The digit and digit formats both work. Human herpesvirus type 3 (Varicella-zoster) causes varicella (chickenpox) in a primary infection that occurs especially in children and reactivation can cause the onset of zoster that is more frequent in the elderly.

Neurologic zoster is an important complication of this infection, especially in elderly and immunosuppressed patients [7, 8].Author: Ronaldo Luis Thomasini. The prospects of preventing herpesvirus infections by vaccination and treatment with immune sera are also discussed.

Full text Full text is available as a scanned copy of the original print version. Get a printable copy (PDF file) of the complete article (M), or click on a .In contrast, olfactory HSV-1 infection spreads much more readily to the trigeminal ganglia than to the olfactory bulbs and rarely causes encephalitis in adult mice, while MuHV-4 spreads to lymph node B cells.

Thus, neuroepithelial herpesvirus infection is a route to normal, asymptomatic persistence. The Herpes Virus (HV) are a members of the family Herpesviridae widely spread in nature that can infect a wide variety of species of at least two animal phyla, the Chordata and the Mollusca [].It is a virus about – nm in diameter, with icosahedral nucleocapsid DNA double helix containing an envelope which derives from the nuclear membrane of the host cell with viral Author: Vittorio Mazzarello, Marco Ferrari, Stefano Decandia, Maria Alessandra Sotgiu.