SciELO - Scientific Electronic Library Online

vol.105 issue11Appropriate indications for positron emission tomography/computed tomography: College of Nuclear Physicians of the Colleges of Medicine of South AfricaChild research in South Africa: How do the new regulations help? author indexsubject indexarticles search
Home Pagealphabetic serial listing  

Services on Demand



Related links

  • On index processCited by Google
  • On index processSimilars in Google


SAMJ: South African Medical Journal

On-line version ISSN 2078-5135
Print version ISSN 0256-9574


HAUPTFLEISCH, M P K; MOORE, D P  and  RODDA, J L. Efavirenz as a cause of ataxia in children. SAMJ, S. Afr. med. j. [online]. 2015, vol.105, n.11, pp.897-898. ISSN 2078-5135.

Acute ataxia in childhood is often caused by toxin ingestion. With the increasing number of paediatric patients on antiretroviral medication, we are seeing more side-effects of these drugs. We report two cases of efavirenz toxicity causing ataxia.

        · text in English     · English ( pdf )


Creative Commons License All the contents of this journal, except where otherwise noted, is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution License