This section considers studies regarding the epidemiology, pathology, prevention, and control of infectious diseases in children and adolescents.
Encephalitis due to herpes zoster without rash in an immunocompetent 12-year-old girl: case report and review of the literature
Neurological complications due to reactivation of varicella-zoster virus (VZV) are very uncommon in immunocompetent patients. Generally a vesicular rash is present on one or more dermatomes, preceding or follo...
Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2020 20:348