oa South African Medical Journal - Rift Valley fever in man : complicated by retinal changes and loss of vision

Volume 25, Issue 50
  • ISSN : 0256-9574
  • E-ISSN: 2078-5135



A case of Rift Valley fever in a human subject is presented. A sequela of retinal changes with loss of central vision, hitherto undescriptionbed in the literature, is reported. The possible mode of infection, on the basis of reported experimental infections, is discussed. The question of a neurotropic strain in human infection is raised.

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