Reye Syndrome

Reye syndrome (RS) is a rare disorder that damages many parts of the body, especially the brain and the liver. Reye syndrome is a two-phase illness because it is almost always associated with a previous viral infection, such as influenza, a common cold, or chickenpox.

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Last Revised: February 2, 2015