Cerebral aneurysms in a child with acquired immune deficiency syndrome during rapid immune reconstitution.

@article{Bonkowsky2002CerebralAI,
  title={Cerebral aneurysms in a child with acquired immune deficiency syndrome during rapid immune reconstitution.},
  author={Joshua L Bonkowsky and John C. Christenson and G. William Nixon and Andrew T. Pavia},
  journal={Journal of child neurology},
  year={2002},
  volume={17 6},
  pages={457-60}
}
A 12-year-old boy with perinatally acquired human immunodeficiency virus infection an d Centers for Disease Control and Prevention class C3 disease presented with acute onset of confusion and a right-sided movement disorder 5 months after beginning a new antiretroviral regimen. His CD4 count had been below 50 cells/microL for 4 years but had abruptly risen to more than 250 cells/microL. Computed tomographic and magnetic resonance imaging scans showed cerebral aneurysms and new cerebral lesions… CONTINUE READING

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