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HHV6Human Herpes Virus 6
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New research from the University of Rochester Medical Center shows that some parents pass on the human herpes virus 6 (HHV-6) to their children because it is integrated into their chromosomes.
We typically do give systemic steroids, although it may promote viral activation if the patient has" human herpes virus 6, she cautioned.
In particular, neonates whose blood contained the nucleic acids of varicella zoster virus, human herpes virus 6, or human herpes virus 7 had nearly twice the rate of cerebral palsy (CP) as did nonexposed neonates in a retrospective case-control study that screened all children with CP who were born between 1986 and 1999 to white mothers in South Australia.