Delayed disseminated Staphylococcus aureus infection following chickenpox

R. J. Raja Lope, A. R. Goldstein, J. W. Gray

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Abstract

Chickenpox is generally a benign childhood disease. Bacterial superinfection is the commonest complication, and can be severe and life-threatening. We describe a 15-year-old boy with disseminated Staphylococcus aureus infection following chickenpox.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)320-321
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of Paediatrics and Child Health
Volume40
Issue number5-6
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - May 2004
Externally publishedYes

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Chickenpox
Staphylococcus aureus
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Infection

Keywords

  • Bacterial infections
  • Chickenpox
  • Staphylococcus aureus

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health

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Delayed disseminated Staphylococcus aureus infection following chickenpox. / Raja Lope, R. J.; Goldstein, A. R.; Gray, J. W.

In: Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, Vol. 40, No. 5-6, 05.2004, p. 320-321.

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Raja Lope, R. J. ; Goldstein, A. R. ; Gray, J. W. / Delayed disseminated Staphylococcus aureus infection following chickenpox. In: Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health. 2004 ; Vol. 40, No. 5-6. pp. 320-321.
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