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Publisher: American Academy of Pediatrics
Published: January 2021
DOI: 10.1542/9781610025782-S3_056
EISBN: 978-1-61002-578-2
...Clinical Manifestations Hepatitis A is an acute, self-limited illness associated with fever, malaise, jaundice, anorexia, and nausea that typically lasts less than 2 months, although 10% to 15% of symptomatic people have prolonged or relapsing disease that lasts as long as 6 months. Symptomatic...
Book Chapter
Publisher: American Academy of Pediatrics
Published: January 2021
DOI: 10.1542/9781610025782-S3_057
EISBN: 978-1-61002-578-2
...Clinical Manifestations People acutely infected with hepatitis B virus (HBV) may be asymptomatic or symptomatic. The likelihood of developing symptoms of acute hepatitis is age- dependent: less than 1% of infants younger than 1 year, 5% to 15% of children 1 through 5 years of age, and 30% to 50...
Book Chapter
Publisher: American Academy of Pediatrics
Published: January 2021
DOI: 10.1542/9781610025782-S3_058
EISBN: 978-1-61002-578-2
...Clinical Manifestations Signs and symptoms of hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection are indistinguishable from those of hepatitis A or hepatitis B virus infections. Acute disease tends to be mild and insidious in onset, and most infections are asymptomatic. Jaundice occurs in less than 20% of patients...
Book Chapter
Publisher: American Academy of Pediatrics
Published: January 2021
DOI: 10.1542/9781610025782-S3_059
EISBN: 978-1-61002-578-2
...Clinical Manifestations Hepatitis D virus (HDV) causes infection only in people with acute or chronic hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection. HDV requires hepatitis B surface antigen (HBsAg) for virion assembly and secretion. The importance of HDV infection lies in its ability to convert...
Book Chapter
Publisher: American Academy of Pediatrics
Published: January 2021
DOI: 10.1542/9781610025782-S3_060
EISBN: 978-1-61002-578-2
...Clinical Manifestations Hepatitis E virus (HEV) infection can be asymptomatic or can cause an acute illness with symptoms including jaundice, malaise, anorexia, fever, abdominal pain, and arthralgia. Disease is more common among young adults than among children and is more severe in pregnant women...
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Published: August 2022
... continues to investigate the cause and any contributing factors (eg immune response to adenovirus, coinfections, environmental exposures, medications) related to these acute cases of hepatitis in young children. Of the previously reported 109 cases in the US: The majority of cases were in young...)
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Published: August 2022
....   Posted 6/14/22 | Updated 8/10/22 Salmonella Infections and Backyard Poultry   Pediatricians are advised to monitor for infections of Salmonella linked to contact with backyard poultry.   Posted 4/26/22 | Updated 8/10/22 Hepatitis Cases Possibly Associated...)
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Published: August 2022
.... Information in the Vaccine Status Tables was just updated. Updates include the following: Table 1. Status of Recently Submitted, Licensed, and Recommended Vaccines & Biologics Hepatitis B Vaccine, PreHevbrio: New information   Table 3. Sars-CoV-2 Vaccines mRNA162b2, mRNA-1273...)
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Published: July 2022
... aged 18 years and older who are at highest risk of potential occupational exposure Ebola in Red Book https://cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes /70/rr/rr7001a1.htm Hepatitis A HepA (Havrix®; VAQTA®) GSK; Merck n/a 12 months of age and older a) Routine catch up vaccination for all...)
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Published: August 2022
.... Given the potential for drug-drug interactions, a thorough medication review is recommended. One useful tool is the Liverpool drug interactions https://www.covid19-druginteractions.org/checker . Paxlovid is not recommended for use in patients with severe renal or severe hepatic impairment. The dose...)
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Published: August 2021
... of Influenza in Children, 2020–2021 Influenza Immunization for All Health Care Personnel: Keep It Mandatory Elimination of Perinatal Hepatitis B: Providing the First Vaccine Dose Within 24 Hours of Birth The Need to Optimize Adolescent Immunization Practical Approaches to Optimize Adolescent...)
Book Chapter
Publisher: American Academy of Pediatrics
Published: January 2021
DOI: 10.1542/9781610025782-S1_006_005
EISBN: 978-1-61002-578-2
... with chronic liver disease are at risk of severe clinical manifestations of acute hepatitis virus infections and should receive hepatitis A (HepA) and hepatitis B (HepB) vaccines if not previously vaccinated (see Hepatitis A , p 373, and Hepatitis B , p 381). Household members of children with chronic...
Book Chapter
Publisher: American Academy of Pediatrics
Published: January 2021
DOI: 10.1542/9781610025782-S1_006_006
EISBN: 978-1-61002-578-2
... influenzae type b, Streptococcus pneumoniae, hepatitis A, and hepatitis B. Although the rate of mortality from pneumonia and influenza among AI/AN infants has steadily declined over recent decades, disparities persist. During the past 2 decades, childhood immunizations for hepatitis A and hepatitis...
Book Chapter
Publisher: American Academy of Pediatrics
Published: January 2021
DOI: 10.1542/9781610025782-S2_006_002
EISBN: 978-1-61002-578-2
... Infectious diseases are among the most common medical diagnoses identified in immigrant, refugee, and internationally adopted children after arrival in the United States, including diseases of long latency in asymptomatic children. Because of inconsistent use of the birth dose of hepatitis B...
Book Chapter
Publisher: American Academy of Pediatrics
Published: January 2021
DOI: 10.1542/9781610025782-S1_005_002
EISBN: 978-1-61002-578-2
... for total maximal dose at one time. Peak serum concentrations usually are achieved 2 to 3 days after administration. Standard human IGIM should not be administered intravenously. Intradermal use of IGIM is not recommended. For information on hyperimmune globulins for intramuscular use (eg, hepatitis B...
Book Chapter
Publisher: American Academy of Pediatrics
Published: January 2021
DOI: 10.1542/9781610025782-S1_006_001
EISBN: 978-1-61002-578-2
... birth weight infant (see Table 1.8, p 29). Hepatitis B vaccine administered to preterm or low birth weight infants weighing 2000 g or more at birth produces an immune response comparable to that in term infants. Medically stable infants weighing less than 2000 g demonstrate a lower hepatitis B antibody...
Book Chapter
Publisher: American Academy of Pediatrics
Published: January 2021
DOI: 10.1542/9781610025782-S1_006_008
EISBN: 978-1-61002-578-2
... with infants or pregnant women should be prioritized for revaccination. Hepatitis B . Hepatitis B vaccine (HepB) is recommended for all HCP whose work- and training-related activities involve reasonably anticipated risk of exposure to blood or other infectious body fluids. The Occupational Safety...
Book Chapter
Publisher: American Academy of Pediatrics
Published: January 2021
DOI: 10.1542/9781610025782-APP_III
EISBN: 978-1-61002-578-2
..., invasive disease Hansen’s disease Hantavirus infection, non-Hantavirus pulmonary syndrome Hantavirus pulmonary syndrome Hemolytic uremic syndrome, postdiarrheal Hepatitis A, acute Hepatitis B, acute Hepatitis B, chronic Hepatitis B, perinatal virus infection Hepatitis C, acute...
Book Chapter
Publisher: American Academy of Pediatrics
Published: January 2021
DOI: 10.1542/9781610025782-S4_007_003
EISBN: 978-1-61002-578-2
... + + ++ + + + - - Sporothrix species c + + ++ + + + - - IV/PO IV only IV and PO PO only IV and PO IV and PO IV and PO PO only IV only Clearance Renal Renal/hepatic Hepatic Hepatic Hepatic Hepatic Renal Hepatic (micafungin) CSF penetration Good Good Limited Good...
Book Chapter
Publisher: American Academy of Pediatrics
Published: January 2021
DOI: 10.1542/9781610025782-S1_004_001
EISBN: 978-1-61002-578-2
... Percutaneous using multiple puncture device Cholera Live attenuated bacteria Oral Dengue c Live attenuated chimeric viruses SC Diphtheria-tetanus (DT, Td) Toxoids IM DTaP Toxoids and inactivated bacterial components IM DTaP, hepatitis B, and IPV Toxoids and inactivated...