Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome associated with cerebral astrocytoma.


A 32-year-old homosexual man presented with headache and progressive right hemiparesis. CT scan revealed a heterogeneous ring-enhancing mass in the left parietooccipital lobe which proved to be astrocytoma. Clinicians should be aware of this new and unusual association of a cerebral glioma and acquired immune deficiency syndrome. Tissue examination is… (More)


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