Journal of Pediatric Neurosciences
CASE REPORT
Year
: 2020  |  Volume : 15  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 150--152

Cerebral venous sinus thrombosis following primary varicella infection in a child


Leema P Cornelius, Vivekasaravanan Raju, Asir J Paulraj 
 Department of Paediatric Neurology, Institute of Child Health and Hospital for Children, Madras Medical College, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

Correspondence Address:
Dr, Leema P Cornelius
Department of Paediatric Neurology, Institute of Child Health and Hospital for Children, Egmore, Chennai, Tamil Nadu.
India

Varicella infection commonly called chicken pox is a benign self-limiting infection in children. Neurological complications following varicella infection are rare. Cerebral venous sinus thrombosis following varicella infection is very rare. Herewith we report a child who developed transverse and sigmoid sinus thrombosis following chicken pox.


How to cite this article:
Cornelius LP, Raju V, Paulraj AJ. Cerebral venous sinus thrombosis following primary varicella infection in a child.J Pediatr Neurosci 2020;15:150-152


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Cornelius LP, Raju V, Paulraj AJ. Cerebral venous sinus thrombosis following primary varicella infection in a child. J Pediatr Neurosci [serial online] 2020 [cited 2022 Oct 6 ];15:150-152
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