Acute Hydrocephaly Following Methadone Intoxication in a Child

Afshin FAYYAZI, Ali KHAJEH, Mohamad BAGHERI, Sina AHMADI

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How to Cite this Article: Fayyazi A, Khajeh A, Bagheri M, Ahmadi S. Acute Hydrocephaly Following Methadone Intoxication in a Child. Iranian Journal of ChildNeurology 2012;6(1):35-38.

Infantile methadone intoxication has been on the rise since the usage of methadone in opioid detoxification programs. We report a 30-month-old child with encephalopathy and acute hydrocephaly following methadone intoxication.

 

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Keywords


Methadone; Intoxication; Children; Opioid; Acute hydrocephaly

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.22037/ijcn.v6i1.2930

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