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Chickenpox (Varicella Zoster Infection) Clinical Trials

A listing of Chickenpox (Varicella Zoster Infection) medical research trials actively recruiting patient volunteers. Search for closest city to find more detailed information on a research study in your area.

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Found (15) clinical trials

Is your child protected against the Chickenpox? Chickenpox (Varicella Virus) is a highly contagious disease. Viral infections are hard to treat and antibiotics do not work. Vaccines may help prevent your child from getting chickenpox. They may be eligible to join this study. To learn more, call Advanced Clinical Research ...

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Safety and Tolerability of Herpes Zoster Vaccine Rheumatologic Patients

Safety and Tolerability of Herpes Zoster Vaccine in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis Immunized prior to biologics and tofacitinib therapy initiation Background The reactivation of varicella zoster virus (VZV) (herpes zoster (HZ)) is of substantial public health concern. Its predilection for the elderly and immunosuppressed make it an important cause of ...

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Efficacy of Oral Famciclovir Versus Aciclovir Treatment in Patients With Herpes Zoster

Study Design single blind study, prospective, parallel group, intent to treat trial Experiment duration: 7 days 2 visits (days 0, and 7) Reduction of symptoms Adverse events evaluation

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Safety and Immunogenicity of Measles Vaccine Varicella Vaccine and Hepatitis-A Vaccine

Measles vaccine (MV) can reduce childhood mortality and is currently recommended to all South African children aged 6 months. Only one study has examined the safety and immunogenicity of the recommended CAM-70 measles vaccine strain in children under 9 months of age. In addition, there are limited data on the ...

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Efficacy Trial of a Vaccine to Prevent Herpes Zoster in Adults Over 40 Years of Age

Varicella-zoster virus (VZV) is a herpesvirus that causes two distinct clinical syndromes.Primary infection is manifested as varicella (chickenpox), whereas reactivation of latent VZV results in a localized eruption known as herpes zoster. More than 99.6% of people 40 years of age orolder had evidence of previous VZV infection. This study ...

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Immunity Against Varicella in Pediatric Orthotopic Liver Transplantation Recipients

VZV vaccine given to pediatric liver transplant recipients at least one year after transplantation if tehy fulfill inclusion criteria and give informed consent.

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Tzanck Smear With Methylene Blue Stain for Herpes

A smear from the lesional skin of the patients suspected having Herpes simplex, Herpes zoster and Varicella zoster skin infections will be collected (in a clinical routine setting). The specimen will be stained with methylene blue in addition to the Giemsa stain. Polymerase chain reaction study for herpes antigen will ...

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A Comparative Study of FV-100 vs. Valacyclovir for the Prevention of Post-Herpetic Neuralgia

This is a multicenter, randomized, double-blind, parallel-group, active controlled comparative study of the safety and efficacy of 2 dosing regimens of FV-100 versus valacyclovir administered for 7 days in subjects with uncomplicated AHZ(acute herpes zoster). Subjects diagnosed with uncomplicated AHZ within 72 hours of lesion appearance and worst pain of ...

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Development of a Bedside Pain Assessment Kit for Postherpetic Neuralgia

We hypothesize: (a) that a Bedside Sensory Testing Kit for PHN can be designed such that it works efficiently with Subjects and Investigators, is tolerated well by Subjects, and is statistically reliable between Investigators; (b) that the sensory testing kit can distinguish between PHN patients with different sensory qualities to ...

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Optimal Timing of Zoster Vaccine After Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation

Due to lack of data on safety of live vaccine in the recipient of hematopoietic stem cell transplantation, CIBMTR(Center for International Blood and Marrow Transplant Research) guidelines recommend varicella vaccination only in patients who is at least two years after transplantation and without graft versus host disease and no immunosuppressive ...

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