Afebrile convulsion in an adult after recombinant hepatitis B vaccination


Kaygusuz S., Erdemoglu A., Koksal I.

SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF INFECTIOUS DISEASES, vol.34, no.4, pp.314-315, 2002 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Editorial Material
  • Volume: 34 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2002
  • Doi Number: 10.1080/00365540110080250
  • Title of Journal : SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF INFECTIOUS DISEASES
  • Page Numbers: pp.314-315

Abstract

Vaccination against HBV is important in order to reduce the incidence of HBV infection. Although the HBV vaccine is among the safest of all vaccines, vaccination against HBV has been associated with side-effects. Herein we present a case of afebrile convulsion after recombinant HBV vaccination.