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- Leal-Vega, Francisco, et al. Show all 5 Authors
- Vaccine 2019 v.37 no.27 pp. 3576-3579
- case studies; intravenous injection; kidney transplant; live vaccines; open reading frames; patients; polymerase chain reaction; sequence analysis
- ... A 49-year-old kidney transplant recipient, presented with a skin rash, and interstitial infiltrates three weeks after receiving a live attenuated varicella-zoster vaccine. Varicella-zoster Oka-vaccine strain was detected in plasma by polymerase chain reaction and sequencing analysis targeting open reading frame 62 (ORF 62). She was treated successfully with intravenous acyclovir. Our case report s ...