Varicella-Zoster Virus (VZV) is the etiological agent of varicella and herpes zoster. Twenty percent of adults will develop shingles, a rash or blister of the skin that may cause severe pain. In England and Wales individuals with suspected mumps or rubella, based on clinical presentation, can have an oral fluid swab sample taken for case confirmation. A commercial (Behring) EIA compared favorably with TRFIA in terms of sensitivity (98.4%) but had lower specificity (80.7%). Synonyms. We present the database sorted by the class field within class type (see field 23). Twenty percent of adults will develop shingles, a rash or blister of the skin that may cause severe pain.
The content of the laboratory test subclasses should be obvious from the subclass name. Therefore it is possible to make a serological diagnosis of herpes zoster on a single sample, optimally 1 week after the onset of the rash, in patients treated with acyclovir alone or with acyclovir and steroids. Date Last Changed 20010226 Date last changed, in the format YYYYMMDD Change Type MIN Change Type Code DEL = delete (deprecate) ADD = add NAM = change to Analyte/Component (field #2); MAJ = change to name field other than #2 (#3 – #7); MIN = change to field other than name UND = undelete Status ACTIVE ACTIVE = Concept is active. Corticosteroids: Steroids are advise higher level they need to be when it is indeed time consumingall memory work is. A study in England showed that VZV antibody prevalence was 93.1% in white pregnant British women while 86.8% in Bangladeshi women (5). Varicella-Zoster Virus Antibody, IgG. hohe IgG/IgA.
Izabran doktor. Negative results in suspected early VZV infections should be followed by testing a new serum specimen in 2 to 3 weeks. DEPRECATED = Concept is deprecated. Concept should not be used, but it is retained in LOINC for historical purposes. Wherever possible, the superseding concept is indicated in the MAP_TO field (see Table 28b) and should be used both for new mappings and updating existing implementations. Class Type 1 1=Laboratory class; 2=Clinical class; 3=Claims attachments; 4=Surveys Related Names v2.05 ABS; Aby; Antby; Anti; Antibodies; Antibody; Arbitrary concentration; Autoantibodies; Autoantibody; Chicken pox; Chicken pox virus; Chickenpox; ELFA; ELISA; Enzyme immunoassay; Herpes zoster; HHV-3; Human herpesvirus 3; IAA; Immune globulin G; Immunoglobulin G; MEIA; Microbiology; Ordinal; Point in time; QL; Qual; Qualitative; Random; Screen; Serum; Shingles; SR; SUDS; VZ; VZV; Zoster This is a new field introduced in version 2.05. It contains synonyms for each of the parts of the fully specified LOINC name (component, property, time, system, scale, method).
It replaces #8, Relat_NMS.  in a unique study conducted during the late 1950s in which Eskimos residing on St. An additional panel of 30 negative sera collected from routine southwest regional VZV screening activities was also included. Useful For. A fourth category, Subset, is used for terms that are subsets of a panel but do not represent a package that is known to be orderable we have defined them only to make it easier to maintain panels or other sets within the LOINC construct. Long Common Name Varicella zoster virus IgG Ab [Presence] in Serum by Immunoassay This field contains the LOINC term in a more readable format than the fully specified name. The long common names have been created via a table driven algorithmic process.
Most abbreviations and acronyms that are used in the LOINC database have been fully spelled out in English. Common Test Rank 1468 Ranking of approximately 2000 common tests performed by laboratories in USA. Common Order Rank 0 Ranking of approximately 300 common orders performed by laboratories in USA. In European countries, VZV antibody prevalence among pregnant women varies from 80.9% in Italy to 98.8% in Lyon-France (5, 7-8, 10-12).