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The Indian Journal of Pediatrics

, Volume 50, Issue 5, pp 565–568 | Cite as

Fatal infectious mononucleosis: A case with a review of the literature

  • V. K. Peraiah
  • R. K. Marwaha
  • S. R. Pal
  • K. C. Agarwal
  • B. N. S. Walia
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Abstract

The association of Landry-Guillain-Barre syndrome and other complications with Epstein-Barr virus induced infectious mononucleosis in a 7 yr old girl is being reported from India for the first time.

Key words

Infectious mononucleosis Landry-Guillain-Barre syndrome Epstein-Barr virus 

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© Dr. K C Chaudhuri Foundation 1983

Authors and Affiliations

  • V. K. Peraiah
    • 1
  • R. K. Marwaha
    • 1
    • 2
  • S. R. Pal
    • 2
  • K. C. Agarwal
    • 1
    • 2
  • B. N. S. Walia
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of PediatricsPostgraduate Institute of Medical Education and ResearchChandigarh
  2. 2.Department of VirologyPostgraduate Institute of Medical Education and ResearchChandigarh

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