Rift Valley fever ocular manifestations: observations during the 1977 epidemic in Egypt.

@article{Siam1980RiftVF,
  title={Rift Valley fever ocular manifestations: observations during the 1977 epidemic in Egypt.},
  author={A L Siam and J M Meegan and K F Gharbawi},
  journal={The British journal of ophthalmology},
  year={1980},
  volume={64 5},
  pages={366-74}
}
Ocular manifestations resulting from Rift Valley fever (RVF) virus infection were studied during an extensive RVF epidemic in Egypt during 1977. Colour photography and fluorescein angiography of 7 serologically diagnosed patients showed the commonest manifestations to be macular, paramacular, and/or extramacular retinal lesions, often occurring bilaterally. Haemorrhage and oedema were frequently associated with the lesions, and vasculitis, retinitis, and vascular occlusion were also observed… CONTINUE READING

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