Shim Clinic Logo

Herpes Simplex, Singapore - Shim Clinic

Herpes simplex Singapore: Herpes simplex has 2 varieties. Type 1 and type 2

Herpes lesion on upper lip Herpes simplex is caused by the Herpes simplex virus (HSV) 1 & 2 (HSV-1 & HSV-2), diagnosed with the herpes type-specific blood test

 

 

 

 


Blog articles about #herpessimplex


Latest News

Medical News Today: Genital herpes in pregnancy may raise autism risk for offspring
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 01:00:00 +0800 | Health News from Medical News Today
Researchers suggest that mothers with a greater immune response to herpes simplex virus 2 in pregnancy may be more likely to have children with autism. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)

What Causes Hyperammonemia?
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 07:25:46 +0800 | PediatricEducation.org
Discussion Reye’s syndrome (RS)is named for Dr. Douglas Reye who along with Drs. G. Morgan and J. Baral described encephalopathy and fatty accumulation and degeneration in children in a 1963 Lancet article. RS usually affects children but can occur at all ages. All organs can be affected but the liver and brain are primarily affected causing liver failure and encephalopathy as toxic metabolites (especially ammonia) accumulate, and intracranial hypertension and cerebral edema occurs. As the ammonia levels begin to rise (> 100 mg/dL) patients lose their appetite, have nausea and emesis and mental status changes which includes personality changes, agitation/combativeness, disorientation and insomnia. As the levels continue to rise (150-200 mg/dL) loss of consciousness and seizures ca...

Ocular Complications of Congenital Infections
Wed, 01 Feb 2017 06:00:00 +0800 | NeoReviews recent issues
This article summarizes the ocular complications of the 5 infections typically represented by the acronym TORCHES (toxoplasmosis, rubella, cytomegalovirus, herpes simplex, and syphilis), as well as others, including newer pathogens such as the human immunodeficiency, West Nile, and Zika viruses. (Source: NeoReviews recent issues)

New genital herpes vaccine candidate provides powerful protection in preclinical tests
Tue, 24 Jan 2017 16:00:00 +0800 | World Pharma News
Approximately 500 million people around the world are infected with the genital herpes virus known as herpes simplex virus 2 (HSV2). A vaccine that could bring an end to this global pandemic is needed desperately, yet no candidate vaccine has ever performed well in clinical trials. Now scientists in the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania have shown that a new type of vaccine provides powerful protection in standard guinea pig and monkey models of HSV2 infection. (Source: World Pharma News)

Home Remedies: Coping with cold sores
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 06:00:00 +0800 | News from Mayo Clinic
Cold sores ? also called fever blisters ? are a common viral infection. They are tiny, fluid-filled blisters on and around your lips. These blisters are often grouped together in patches. After the blisters break, a crust forms over the resulting sore. Cold sores usually heal in two to four weeks without leaving a scar. [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)

New genital herpes vaccine candidate provides powerful protection in preclinical tests
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 04:34:44 +0800 | ScienceDaily Headlines
Approximately 500 million people around the world are infected with the genital herpes virus known as herpes simplex virus 2 (HSV2). A vaccine that could bring an end to this global pandemic is needed desperately, yet no candidate vaccine has ever performed well in clinical trials. Now scientists have shown that a new type of vaccine provides powerful protection in standard guinea pig and monkey models of HSV2 infection. (Source: ScienceDaily Headlines)

Genital Herpes Vaccine Shows Promise in Animal Trials
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 21:00:26 +0800 | Drugs.com - Daily MedNews
THURSDAY, Jan. 19, 2017 -- A new vaccine for genital herpes could be nearing human clinical trials, researchers say. The vaccine has proven effective in animals against herpes simplex virus 2, the sexually transmitted virus that causes genital... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)

New genital herpes vaccine candidate provides powerful protection in preclinical tests
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 12:00:00 +0800 | EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases
(University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine) Approximately 500 million people around the world are infected with the genital herpes virus known as herpes simplex virus 2 (HSV2). A vaccine that could bring an end to this global pandemic is needed desperately, yet no candidate vaccine has ever performed well in clinical trials. Now scientists in the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania have shown that a new type of vaccine provides powerful protection in standard guinea pig and monkey models of HSV2 infection. (Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases)

VIRUS PLUS (Influenzinum (2016-2017), Adenoviren Nosode, Herpes Simplex 1 Nosode, Herpes Simplex 2 Nosode, Cytomegalovirus Nosode, Epstein-Barr Virus Nosode, Hepatitis B Nosode, Norovirus Nosode) Liquid [Deseret Biologicals, Inc.]
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 12:00:00 +0800 | DailyMed Drug Label Updates
Updated Date: Jan 12, 2017 EST (Source: DailyMed Drug Label Updates)

Don ' t Routinely Screen Adults, Teens for Genital Herpes
Thu, 22 Dec 2016 04:09:00 +0800 | AAFP News
On Dec. 20, the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force published a final statement recommending against screening asymptomatic adults and adolescents for genital herpes simplex virus infection using serology. (Source: AAFP News)


Related Concepts

TORCH infections
Vertically Transmitted Infections


Private & Confidential Service