Unilateral Optic Neuritis after Dengue Viral Infection

Dr Suman Rathod, Dr Prasita Kshirsagar, Dr Mudassir Pokar


We report a case of optic neuritis after dengue viral infection, a phenomenon very rarely seen.

We report a 54 years old male patient,presented with headache, giddinessand decreased vision in left eye after having had a benign form of dengue fever 2 weeks before. Therapeutic intervention with corticosteroid therapy resulted in benign evolution. The optic neuritis is very rare in dengue virus infection.


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