Reye's syndrome associated with adenovirus infections in infants.

The isolation of adenovirus from the liver of an infant with Reye's syndrome prompted a retrospective review to determine the role of this group of viruses in the cause of Reye's syndrome. A total of 34 patients with Reye's syndrome who were admitted to Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tenn, during a ten-year period were identified. Six of the patients… CONTINUE READING