• A 17-year-old girl developed a viral encephalitis that was followed by massive exudative retinal detachments in both eyes. A diagnosis of herpes simplex encephalitis and retinitis was made as a result of finding rising herpes simplex viral titers. An examination of the patient's cell-mediated immune system showed it to be grossly intact.
(Arch Ophthalmol 95:1798-1799, 1977)
Bloom JN, Katz JI, Kaufman HE. Herpes Simplex Retinitis and Encephalitis in an Adult. Arch Ophthalmol. 1977;95(10):1798-1799. doi:10.1001/archopht.1977.04450100100011