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West Nile virus neuroinvasive disease in 85-year-old woman

Brain MRI performed at 16 days from symptoms onset, showing lobar white matter hyperintensities (black arrows) on T2-FLAIR sequences. Motion artifacts are present. (Source: Falcinella C, Allegrini M, Gazzola L, et al. Three case reports of West Nile virus neuroinvasive disease: lessons from real-life clinical practice. BMC Infect Dis 2021;21(1):1132. Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License,

Associated Disorders

  • Encephalitis
  • Meningitis
  • Meningoencephalitis
  • Poliomyelitis