HHV-6

AcronymDefinition
HHV-6Human Herpes Virus Type 6
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Reactivation of human herpesvirus (HHV) family members other than HHV-6 in drug-induced hypersensitivity syndrome.
Such integrated HHV-6 DNA, while not necessarily biologically active, will, of course, lead to a positive PCR result.
Use of anti HHV-6 transfer factor for the treatment of two patients with chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS).
IgG antibodies against HHV-6 and HHV-7 were present (1/320 and 1/160, respectively) whereas IgM was negative.
The presence of ciHHV-6 in all cells of an individual complicates interpretation of HHV-6 real-time PCR testing on plasma, serum, or whole blood.
The results, published earlier this year, show that HHV-6 antibodies were associated with a higher risk of relapse.
El objetivo de este articulo es relacionar el virus HHV-6 con los trastornos del neurodesarrollo con el fin de que la neuro pediatria sea capaz de diferenciar los posible sintomas virus y en su caso comenzar terapia antiviral en los ninos, atendiendo a las secuelas del neurodesarrollo y que mas tarde pueden presentarse, lo cual no permite el tratamiento adecuado en los ninos [3].
Immunofluorescence is also available except for HHV-6 and HHV-7, and is more sensitive than viral culture.
HHV-6 causes the common childhood infection roseola, marked by a chest rash and a high fever.
HHV-6 is known as a common cause of the childhood infection roseola, which manifests itself as a chest rash accompanied by a high fever.
9) Interestingly, the youngest published case was an 11-month-old with HHV-6 and encephalopathy treated with phenobarbital.