Reye Syndrome

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Acceptability at Recruitment


Acceptability at CT / Work-Up


Individual at Risk

Explanation of Condition

Severe childhood disease causing liver failure and inflammation of the brain. Associated with aspirin, and the reason aspirin is not given to children under the age of 12.

See also Reye's Syndrome


Acceptable as an adult if suffered from childhood Reye Syndrome.

Pseudonyms or Related Conditions


Version 1, Edition 1

Date of Last Update

15th June 2012