We describe a case of acute hepatitis with jaundice in a patient of seven years of age in oral treatment with albendazole; a mild increase of liver function tests is a well-known side effect after prolonged administration but acute hepatitis has never been described in childhood.
|Translated title of the contribution||[Acute hepatitis as a side effect of albendazole: a pediatric case].|
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Pediatria Medica e Chirurgica|
|Publication status||Published - Jul 2009|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health