human herpes virus-6

human herpes virus-6 (HHV-6),

n the herpes virus responsible for causing a skin rash similar to the type seen in persons infected with mononucleosis.
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1 Human herpes virus-6, human herpes virus-7, measles, parainfluenza, varicella, rubella, influenza-B and especially influenza-A viruses and mycoplasma have been associated with ANE.
Misleading news about HHV-6 Yesterday [October 19, 1998], ABC News reported findings about a direct connection between MS and human herpes virus-6 (HHV-6).
Valganciclovir is normally used against diseases caused by viruses in the herpes family, including cytomegalovirus, Epstein-Barr virus and human herpes virus-6.