Varicella zoster infection, massive rhabdomyolysis, myoglobinuria, and renal failure.

  • Diane Roberts
  • Published 1995 in
    The Journal of the American Board of Family…

Abstract

We have presented a case of rhabdomyolysis and myoglobinuria with resultant acute renal failure in association with varicella zoster infection, an association not previously described. A patient who has a severe varicella infection and volume depletion might be at risk for this life-threatening complication. Early recognition and prevention, together with… (More)

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@article{Roberts1995VaricellaZI, title={Varicella zoster infection, massive rhabdomyolysis, myoglobinuria, and renal failure.}, author={Diane Roberts}, journal={The Journal of the American Board of Family Practice}, year={1995}, volume={8 1}, pages={52-4} }