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Reye's syndrome

Definition: rare, acute, sometimes fatal disease of childhood, most often occurring as a sequel of varicella or a viral upper respiratory infection of childhood; marked by recurrent vomiting and elevated serum transaminase levels with distinctive changes in the liver and other viscera; an encephalopathic phase with acute brain swelling disturbances of consciousness and seizures may follow.

Synonyms (terms occurring on more labels are shown first): Reye's syndrome, Reye syndrome

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