Reports of deaths from chickenpox

J. H.; A. M. T.
September 1997
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;09/01/97, Vol. 157 Issue 5, p557
Academic Journal
Summarizes three fatal cases of varicella or chickenpox in young women reported by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The importance of vaccination, early diagnosis and appropriate treatment; The use of varicella zoster immune globulin, and acyclovir.


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