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Cranial and peripheral neuropathy due to Epstein-Barr virus infection.
  1. C. Gavin,
  2. Y. Langan,
  3. M. Hutchinson
  1. Department of Neurology, St Vincents Hospital, Dublin 4, Ireland.


    A case of Epstein-Barr virus infection with neurological complications is described. An 18-year-old man developed cranial neuropathy and peripheral sensorimotor polyneuropathy three weeks after a sore throat. Though severely affected initially, he made a good recovery and no specific therapeutic intervention appears to have influenced his clinical course.

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