What are neurological complications of pediatric chickenpox?

Updated: Nov 30, 2018
  • Author: Kirsten A Bechtel, MD; Chief Editor: Russell W Steele, MD  more...
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Other neurological complications include aseptic meningitis, myelitis (including Guillain-Barré syndrome), polyradiculitis, and meningoencephalitis. A careful neurologic examination can identify associated meningoencephalitis.


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