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Reye syndrome

Introduction: Reye syndrome

Description of Reye syndrome

Reye syndrome (medical condition): A syndrome in children recovering from infection and associated with aspirin...more »

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Reye's Syndrome:
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Reye syndrome: A form of encephalopathy with fatty infiltration of the LIVER, characterized by brain EDEMA and VOMITING that may rapidly progress to SEIZURES; COMA; and DEATH. It is caused by a generalized loss of mitochondrial function leading to disturbances in fatty acid and CARNITINE metabolism.
Source: MeSH 2007

Reye syndrome: Related Topics

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Reye syndrome: Rare Disease

Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Reye syndrome is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Reye syndrome, or a subtype of Reye syndrome, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Reye syndrome as a Disease

Reye syndrome: Another name for Reye's Syndrome (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Reye's Syndrome
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Reye syndrome: Related Diseases

Reye syndrome: Reye syndrome is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Causes of Reye syndrome

Some of the causes of Reye syndrome are included in the list below:

Symptoms of Reye syndrome (Reye's Syndrome)

Some of the symptoms of Reye syndrome incude:

Treatments for Reye syndrome (Reye's Syndrome)

Treatments for Reye syndrome (Reye's Syndrome) include:

Treatment of Reye syndrome: For more treatment information about Reye syndrome, see treatment of Reye's Syndrome (Reye syndrome)

Reye syndrome: Article Excerpts about Reye's Syndrome

NINDS Reye's Syndrome Information Page: NINDS (Excerpt)

Reye's syndrome (RS) is primarily a children's disease, although it can occur at any age. It affects all... (Source: excerpt from NINDS Reye's Syndrome Information Page: NINDS)

The Flu, NIAID Fact Sheet: NIAID (Excerpt)

Reye's syndrome, a condition that affects the nerves, sometimes develops in children and adolescents who are recovering ... (Source: excerpt from The Flu, NIAID Fact Sheet: NIAID)

Reye syndrome as a Symptom

Reye syndrome (symptom): Another name for Reye's syndrome.
  »Introduction: Reye's syndrome
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Reye syndrome (symptom): is a potentially fatal disease that causes numerous...more »

Reye syndrome (symptom): Reye's syndrome (RS) is primarily a children's disease, although it can occur at any age. It affects all organs of the body but is... (Source: excerpt from NINDS Reye's Syndrome Information Page: NINDS)

Reye's syndrome, a condition that affects the nerves, sometimes develops in children and adolescents who are recovering ... (Source: excerpt from The Flu, NIAID Fact Sheet: NIAID)

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Reye syndrome: Related Disease Topics

These medical disease topics may be related to Reye syndrome:

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Terms Similar to Reye syndrome:

Source - NIH

Broader terms for Reye syndrome

Source - MeSH 2007

Hierarchical classifications of Reye syndrome

The following list attempts to classify Reye syndrome into categories where each line is subset of the next.

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy:

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

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