Rhabdomyolysis and acute renal failure in a child with para-influenza type 1 infection
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- Vrsalovic, R., Tesovic, G. & Mise, B. Pediatr Nephrol (2007) 22: 1369. doi:10.1007/s00467-007-0486-2
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We present a rare case of para-influenza type 1 virus-induced rhabdomyolysis, complicated by acute renal failure (ARF). The child underwent continuous venovenous haemofiltration and has shown full clinical and biochemical recovery. ARF due to rhabdomyolysis in para-influenza type 1 infection in a child has, to the best of our knowledge, not been previously reported.