Guillain-Barré syndrome after exanthem subitum

Fumi Miyake, Tetsushi Yoshikawa, Kyoko Suzuki, Masahiro Ohashi, Sadao Suga, Yoshizo Asano

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A female infant developed Guillain-Barré syndrome 20 days after having exanthem subitum confirmed serologically as human herpesvirus 6 infection. DNA of human herpesvirus 6 was detected in peripheral blood mononuclear cells collected on admission.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)569-570
Number of pages2
JournalPediatric Infectious Disease Journal
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - 2002
Externally publishedYes

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
  • Microbiology (medical)
  • Infectious Diseases


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