Severe chickenpox during treatment with corticosteroids

BMJ 1995; 310 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.310.6975.327a (Published 04 February 1995) Cite this as: BMJ 1995;310:327

At what age should varicella-zoster immunoglobulin be given?

  1. Paul Buss
  1. Consultant paediatrician Royal Gwent Hospital, Newport, Gwent NP9 2UB

    EDITOR,—Philip Rice and colleagues state that “varicella zoster” immunoglobulin should be given to any patient in contact with varicella who has been treated with supraphysiological doses of corticosteroids, regardless …

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