Herpes Simplex Encephalitis in Children

Authors

  • L.V. Zakordonets Bogomolets National Medical University, Kyiv, Ukraine
  • N.G. Lytvynenko Bogomolets National Medical University, Kyiv, Ukraine
  • S.O. Kramarov Bogomolets National Medical University, Kyiv, Ukraine
  • O.V. Neskhodovska Bogomolets National Medical University, Kyiv, Ukraine
  • B.R. Korol Bogomolets National Medical University, Kyiv, Ukraine
  • V.S. Panchenko Bogomolets National Medical University, Kyiv, Ukraine
  • V.V. Nebasuy Bogomolets National Medical University, Kyiv, Ukraine
  • N.V. Chemerkina Kyiv Municipal Clinical Hospital of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Kyiv, Ukraine
  • I.A. Ayriyants Kyiv Municipal Clinical Hospital of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Kyiv, Ukraine

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.22141/2312-413x.4.13.2016.91448

Keywords:

encephalitis, HSV 1/2, acyclovir, children

Abstract

The article describes the etiology, pathogenesis, clinical features, diagnosis and treatment of herpes simplex encephalitis. The data of own observations of the children with herpes encephalitis are presented. The early diagnosis of the disease with acyclovir use significantly improves the course of the disease and reduces mortality.

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