Abstract Title:

Possible association of Guillain-Barré syndrome and hepatitis A vaccination.

Abstract Source:

Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2004 Jun ;23(6):586-8. PMID: 15194849

Abstract Author(s):

Danith Blumenthal, Dario Prais, Efrat Bron-Harlev, Jacob Amir

Article Affiliation:

Danith Blumenthal


We report a case of Guillain-Barré syndrome in a previously healthy child who received a hepatitis A vaccination (HAVRIX) 5 days before onset of symptoms. No other precipitating factor could be identified. The relevant literature is reviewed and discussed.

Study Type : Human: Case Report

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