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Dengue has classically been thought not to be neurotropic virus.
However, ZIKV has been detected in cases that have presented with meningoencephalitis, myelitis, and encephalopathy, indicating that this neurotropic virus may mediate direct pathogenic effects in adults as well as in fetuses.
Rabies is a deadly zoonotic infection caused by neurotropic virus of genus Lyssavirus, belonging to the family Rhabdoviridae.
Reactivation of this neurotropic virus leads to herpes zoster and it develops in approximately 20% of healthy adults and 50% of immunocompromised persons.