The aim of our study was to assess the presentation and complications of VZV manifestation in children with rheumatic autoimmune diseases under immunosuppression. Lower doses or shorter courses of systemic steroids are not considered significantly immunosuppressive. The most affected areas in the world are the Americas, the Mediterranean basin and western Asia, from the Middle East to Central Asia. Clinically it is characterized by pleomorphic skin lesions. The risk of VZV infection is increased with all immunosuppressants used in IBD, but corticosteroids and combination immunosuppression appear to be a particular risk. Cytotoxicity was not blocked with anti-Ia or anti-VZV antibodies. However, these recommendations frequently interfere with an urgent need to start immunosuppressive medication, often leading to a postponement of vaccination and thereby increasing the risk for varicella.
prevalent meningococcus strains. Globally, antimony compounds such as sodium stibogluconate and meglumine antimoniate are the first choices for the treatment of TL. Therefore, antiviral therapy in combination with an adequate pain management should be given to all elderly patients as soon as herpes zoster is diagnosed. Cytotoxicity may be more susceptible to immunosuppression than either antibody or T cell proliferation. Full text Full text is available as a scanned copy of the original print version. In our study, the clinical presentation of varicella was typical or mild in most of the patients. There are live oral vaccines for rotavrus and typhoid.