Chapter 47. Neonatal and Paediatric Infection

  1. Howard Thomas BSc PhD FRCP FRCpath FMedSci Professor1,
  2. Stanley Lemon Professor2 and
  3. Arie Zuckerman MD, DSc, FRCP, FRCPath, FMedSci, Dip. Bact Professor3
  1. Deirdre Kelly and
  2. Elizabeth Boxall

Published Online: 26 OCT 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470987131.ch47

Viral Hepatitis, Third Edition

Viral Hepatitis, Third Edition

How to Cite

Kelly, D. and Boxall, E. (2005) Neonatal and Paediatric Infection, in Viral Hepatitis, Third Edition (eds H. Thomas, S. Lemon and A. Zuckerman), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470987131.ch47

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Dean (Clinical) Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College, Department of Medicine, Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Wing, St Mary's Hospital Medical School, London UK

  2. 2

    Dean of Medicine, Department of Microbiology & Immunology & Internal Medicine, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, USA

  3. 3

    The Royal Free Hospital of Medicine, Rowland Hill Street, London, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 OCT 2007
  2. Published Print: 12 JUL 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405130059

Online ISBN: 9780470987131



  • neonatal viral hepatitis;
  • intrauterine infection;
  • toxoplasmosis;
  • rubella virus;
  • cytomegalovirus


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Neonatal viral hepatitis

  • Acute liver failure in the neonate

  • Acute hepatitis in older children

  • Acute liver failure (ALF)

  • Chronic hepatitis

  • Acute viral hepatitis in transplant recipients