Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome with progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy and monoclonal B-cell proliferation.

A 34-year-old man who used intravenous drugs developed the acquired immunodeficiency syndrome with lymphadenopathy, Mycobacterium tuberculosis pneumonia, and progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy. Early biopsy specimens of the lymph node showed hyperplasia without evidence of lymphoma. Later, immunologic analysis of peripheral blood lymphocytes showed… CONTINUE READING