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 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


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.