Successful acyclovir treatment of herpes simplex type 2 hepatitis in a patient with systemic lupus erythematosus: a case report and meta analysis.

@article{Chung1998SuccessfulAT,
  title={Successful acyclovir treatment of herpes simplex type 2 hepatitis in a patient with systemic lupus erythematosus: a case report and meta analysis.},
  author={Andrew B. Chung and N Fas},
  journal={The American journal of the medical sciences},
  year={1998},
  volume={316 6},
  pages={404-7}
}
Herpes simplex virus (HSV) hepatitis is a rare complication of HSV infection with a high reported mortality rate in untreated patients. The authors present a case of HSV hepatitis in a 26-year-old female with focal proliferative lupus nephropathy who was status post one cycle of pulse high-dose (1 gm/ m2) cyclophosphamide. Treatment with parenteral… CONTINUE READING