Optic neuritis associated with influenza B virus meningoencephalitis

F. A. Vianello, S. Osnaghi, E. A. Laicini, G. P. Milani, G. Tardini, A. M. Cappellari, G. Lunghi, C. V. Agostoni, E. F. Fossali

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Various postinfectious neurological manifestations have been described associated to influenza viruses. Optic neuritis is a serious, often reversible disease reported among several infectious diseases and vaccines complications. We report a case of optic neuritis following an influenza B virus infection in a 10-year-old male.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)463-465
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Clinical Virology
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - Nov 1 2014


  • Influenza B virus
  • Neurological complications
  • Optic neuritis

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Virology
  • Infectious Diseases


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