Dengue fever is a febrile illness caused by an arbovirus transmitted by the Aedes aegypti mosquito. It occurs as a seasonal epidemic every year in Pakistan. Apart from febrile illness and its associated hemorrhagic complication, dengue fever is associated with multi-system involvement and their respective complications, including myriad neurological complications. In this case report we describe two patients who developed acute viral myositis.
Sadiqa, Amina; Hayyan, Usama; Waqar, Zaid; and Pasha, Taha
"Myositis as A Complication of Dengue Viral Infection,"
Pakistan Journal of Neurological Sciences (PJNS): Vol. 18:
1, Article 3.
Available at: https://ecommons.aku.edu/pjns/vol18/iss1/3