Pertussis encephalopathy in an infant

Lit Kim Chin, David Burgner, James Peter Buttery, Penelope Bryant

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An 8-week-old male infant presented with seizures (abnormal eye movements and posturing). Two weeks previously, he presented with a cough diagnosed as pertusssis by nasopharyngeal aspirate PCR, and he received oral erythromycin for 7 days.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)163 - 163
Number of pages1
JournalArchives of Disease in Childhood
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 2013

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