Septicemia following rotavirus gastroenteritis.

  title={Septicemia following rotavirus gastroenteritis.},
  author={Eric Scheier and Shraga Aviner},
  journal={The Israel Medical Association journal : IMAJ},
  volume={15 3},
BACKGROUND Rotavirus gastroenteritis is a prevalent childhood illness rarely complicated by secondary bacterial sepsis. Although there are case reports of septicemia after rotavirus infection, there are no recent reviews on this topic. OBJECTIVES To add new cases of septicemia after rotavirus to the literature, review the few cases of septicemia after rotavirus that have been reported, calculate the incidence of septicemia in children hospitalized for rotavirus gastroenteritis, and discuss… CONTINUE READING
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