Imported Lyssa in Hungary
A14 year old male lived for 5 years in Nigeria. 5 weeks after returning to Hungary he became ill and died within 3 days after a sudden cardiac arrest. Neuropathology revealed rabies. No contamination with animals or infected persons could be detected. The possibility of rabies related (Mokola) virus disease couldn’t be excluded.
Key wordslyssa rabies Mokola virus encephalitis