Journal of the Korean Pediatric Society 1983;26(12):1226-1230.
Published online December 31, 1983.
A Case of Reiter's Syndrome.
Y J Kim, Y K Suh, T C Kwon, C M Kang
Department of Pediatrics,Keimyung University, School of Medicine, Daegu, Korea
Reiter 증후군 1례
김연주, 서연경, 권태찬, 강진무
계명대학교 의과대학 소아과학교실
Abstract
Reiter’s syndrome is a rare disease and no case was reported in pediatric field in this country. We experienced a case of Reiter’ s syndrome, developed to 11 year old boy who presented cardinal symptoms and signs of this syndrome, urethritis, conjunctivitis and arthritis associated with high fever. HLA-B 27 antigen was positive. These conditions were preceded by Shigellosis like enteritis. Symptoms were improved with supportive therapy including aspirin. A case of Reiter’s syndrome was presented with brief review of literature
Key Words: Reiter’s syndrome.




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