Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Reye's Syndrome Treatment

Treatment for Reye's syndrome usually includes intravenous fluids, oxygen therapy, and medications. Treatment for severe Reye's syndrome may include anticonvulsant medications, kidney dialysis, and a ventilator to support breathing.

Treatment for Reye's syndrome includes:

Reye's Syndrome Specialist

Physicians from the following specialties evaluate and treat Reye's syndrome:

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Last Updated: Jan 4, 2011 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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