George Romani, dermatologist member of the AEDV.
Spain is facing a new health threat after the Spanish Academy of Dermatology (aedv) be warned that, in the last two yearsthere has been a significant increase in the number of herpes infection, mainly among teenagers. To deal with this new scenario, most of the regional services public health He has contacted the Vice President of AEDV. The institutes aim to establish a secure protocol while relying on the evaluation of experts to be able to function effectively.
through a study Alerted to outbreaks of ringworm found in hairdressers across the country, carried out by experts from AEDV. George RomaniA dermatologist member of the AEDV and one of the co-authors of the research, states medical writingBecause “this outbreak is closely related to possible contamination of hairdressing materials, which must be disposable and sterilized.”
The main target group infected with herpes as indicated by Romani responds to male adolescents who always fulfill the same clinical pattern: 106 people analyzedAll of them showed a very similar typology and at the same point, behind neck and neck, then there is a clear reference. Looks like they’ve been given a contract ShavedHence it is advised to alert the authorities efficient public health,
“The outbreak is closely related to possible contamination of hairdressing materials”
Most regional public health services have already started Conversations With the vice president of AEDV, with the aim of being able to mark a effective strategy And this allows to eliminate herpes outbreaks located on the national territory. For this, Romani sees as a possible solution “potentially analyzing pottery contaminated Do more crops of shaving material”.
Pandemic, germinated for years in Europe
About Destruction For foci of herpes, the solution offered by a dermatologist is to “recognize”. Infection As soon as possible and verify that it is caused by fungus, it is serious and start proper treatment. Cream are not enough, it is necessary to use medicine Orally for several weeks.”
“Outbreaks have previously been detected in Germany, the Netherlands and Sweden”
Dermatologists believe it carries the epidemic more than two years originating in Europe and its impact in Spain is over: “In the literature published so far, outbreaks have been found before Germany, Netherlands, Sweden, Etcetera. In our area, it is probably connected with this shaving trend.
One of the features dermatologists emphasize in this pandemic is that “usually mushroom Which causes these infections, gives some symptoms. Curiously, a quarter of the cases studied are associated with infection. fever, inflammation, Etcetera. With many more symptoms and problems than usual. type of shaving may be the answer to this situation, generating an entrance inflammation Lighter on the skin so that the transition has more power”.
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