Cat-scratch disease presenting as neuroretinitis and peripheral facial palsy

Academic Article


  • A 40-year-old woman with Cat-scratch disease sought treatment for neuroretinitis OD and right peripheral facial nerve palsy. To our knowledge, this is the first case of an adult with a peripheral facial nerve palsy from Cat-scratch disease and the first case of a patient with both neuroretinitis and peripheral facial nerve palsy.
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    Author List

  • Thompson PK; Vaphiades MS; Saccente M
  • Start Page

  • 240
  • End Page

  • 241
  • Volume

  • 19
  • Issue

  • 4