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160 Possible Causes for Varicella-Zoster Virus Encephalitis

  • Varicella

    KEYWORDS: Brainstem encephalitis; Cerebellitis; Ramsay Hunt syndrome; Varicella zoster virus; Zoster oticus[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Chickenpox is caused by varicella zoster virus (VZV/HHV-3), which is one of the eight human herpes viruses.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Reactivation of the same herpes virus is responsible for shingles (zoster).[medicinenet.com]

  • Encephalitis

    CSF IgG and IgM titers may be more sensitive than PCR for varicella-zoster virus encephalitis.[merckmanuals.com] Specific, evidence-based, antiviral therapy, acyclovir, is available for herpes encephalitis (level A) and may also be effective for varicella-zoster virus encephalitis.[ean.org] Until HSV encephalitis and varicella-zoster virus encephalitis are excluded, promptly treat with acyclovir and continue, usually for 14 days or until infection with these[merckmanuals.com]

  • Varicella-Zoster Virus Encephalitis

    Varicella zoster virus (VZV) encephalitis can be due to either an immune reaction to primary infection or reactivation of latent infection in cranial nerve or dorsal root[radiopaedia.org] Abstract We present two cases of acute myeloid leukemia (AML) who developed Varicella-Zoster Virus (VZV) encephalitis after completion of standard “3 7” induction remission[em-consulte.com] Keywords: Varicella; Encephalitis; Tumor; Metastatic; PCR Abbreviations VZV: Varicella Zoster Virus; HSV: Herpes Simplex Virus; CSF: Cerebral Spinal Fluid; CMV: Cytomegalo[austinpublishinggroup.com]

  • Herpes Zoster Oticus

    zoster virus (VZV).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] oticus. ( 18836966 ) Kim J...Lee WS 2009 11 Herpes zoster oticus associated with varicella zoster virus encephalitis. ( 19213041 ) Eskiizmir G...Unl?[malacards.org] In this Case Report, the authors describe an HZO patient with simultaneous VZV encephalitis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Skin Infection

    Complications such as hepatitis, encephalitis, and pneumonitis are more likely in individuals with disseminated varicella zoster virus infection.A 63-year-old woman being[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Herpes Zoster

    Varicella zoster virus rash and encephalitis (A) MRI brain susceptibility weighted images showing innumerable microbleeds in splenium of corpus callosum and (B) microheamorrhages[web.archive.org] varicella zoster virus meningitis, varicella-zoster virus meningitis, varicella-zoster virus encephalitis, and zoster sine herpete.[medlink.com] […] complication of varicella-zoster virus infection.[journals.lww.com]

  • Herpes Simplex Encephalitis

    (EBV) encephalitis human herpesvirus 6 (HHV-6) encephalitis Varicella-Zoster virus (VZV) encephalitis influenza A virus encephalitis rabies encephalitis neurosyphilis 7[radiopaedia.org] Differential diagnosis Differential diagnosis includes: other viral causes of encephalitis, (varicella zoster virus, enteroviruses etc); bacterial infections, including ricketsial[orpha.net] […] ganglia trauma viral encephalitides : many can have very similar appearances and are difficult to separate clinically, and the diagnosis usually requires PCR 4 Epstein-Barr virus[radiopaedia.org]

  • Herpes Simplex Virus Type 1

    Differential diagnosis Differential diagnosis includes: other viral causes of encephalitis, (varicella zoster virus, enteroviruses etc); bacterial infections, including ricketsial[orpha.net] )」「水痘-帯状疱疹ウイルス(varicella zoster virus)」「VZV血管障害(VZV vasculopathy)」「ウイルス潜伏(virus latency)」「神経根神経炎(radiculoneuritis)」「ヘルペス後神経痛(postherpetic neuralgia)」「エプスタイン-バーウイルス(Epstein–Barr[natureasia.com] […] disease, mycoplasma pneumonia, chlamydophila infections; autoimmune diseases, such as paraneoplastic limbic encephalitis, acute disseminated encephalomyelitis, Rasmussen[orpha.net]

  • Toxoplasmosis

    The differential diagnosis included tumors (eg, lymphoma, ependymoma, germ cell tumor, or metastases), viral ependymitis (eg, cytomegalovirus, varicella-zoster virus), toxoplasmosis[emedicine.medscape.com] T2-weighted images to gauge therapeutic response Brightbill et al concluded that the appearance of Toxoplasma encephalitis in lesions viewed on T2-weighted MRI scans is so[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Bursitis

    (“Varicella zoster virus”. mp. or “herpesvirus 3, human”/) and (immunocompromis* or immunosuppress*) (Disseminat* adj2 Oka) Exp brain disease/ or encephal*.ti,ab.[nap.edu] “Oka VZV”. ti,ab,sh. or “Oka varicella”. ti,ab.[nap.edu]

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