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Aymen Eshene

VZIG not available, what can i do ??

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Hello Dear

i have one baby delievered to a mother with active chickenbox lesion which was appeared 4 days before delievery.

baby asymptomatic and we dont have VZIG ( not in libya, not in tunisea).

what can i do ? oral acyclovir ? iv acyclovir  or just observation?



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We give acyclovir 

we don’t have VZ Ig 

By the way I want to ask about time  limits for this recommandation

We recently had a mother who had chickenpox but was totally healed 12 days before labor ! The newborn case was debated ! And baby had chickenpox at J5 

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