Acute meningoencephalitis due to human immunodeficiency virus type 1 infection in 13 patients: clinical description and follow-up

@article{Saz2011AcuteMD,
  title={Acute meningoencephalitis due to human immunodeficiency virus type 1 infection in 13 patients: clinical description and follow-up},
  author={S Villar del Saz and Omar Sued and Vicenç Falc{\'o} and Fernando Ag{\"u}ero and Manuel Crespo and Tom{\`a}s Pumarola and Adri{\`a} Curran and J. M. Gatell and Albert Pahissa and Jm Mir{\'o} and Esteve Ribera},
  journal={Journal of NeuroVirology},
  year={2011},
  volume={14},
  pages={474-479}
}
The objective of this study is to describe a series of cases of severe meningitis caused by human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV-1) occurring during primary infection or after antiretroviral treatment interruption. In an observational cohort study, 13 patients with clinical diagnosis of meningitis or meningoencephalitis were reviewed. Ten cases occurred during primary HIV-1 infection and 3 after antiretroviral therapy (ART) withdrawal. Demographic parameters, clinical presentation and… Expand
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