Varicella encephalopathy in immunocompetent children
Article first published online: 16 FEB 2007
Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health
Volume 43, Issue 3, pages 193–195, March 2007
How to Cite
Carreño, A., López-Herce, J., Verdú, A., Riaza, M. and García, E. (2007), Varicella encephalopathy in immunocompetent children. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 43: 193–195. doi: 10.1111/j.1440-1754.2007.01044.x
- Issue published online: 16 FEB 2007
- Article first published online: 16 FEB 2007
- Accepted for publication 24 October 2006.
Abstract: Two previously healthy girls presented acute encephalopathy due to varicella, with severe alteration of the conscious level and seizures. Both patients improved progressively after 15 days, with complete clinical recovery.