Clinical impact of cytomegalovirus infections of the nervous system in patients with AIDS.

@article{McCutchan1995ClinicalIO,
  title={Clinical impact of cytomegalovirus infections of the nervous system in patients with AIDS.},
  author={John McCutchan},
  journal={Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America},
  year={1995},
  volume={21 Suppl 2},
  pages={S196-201}
}
  • John McCutchan
  • Published 1995 in
    Clinical infectious diseases : an official…
Cytomegalovirus (CMV) causes five distinct neurological syndromes in patients with AIDS: retinitis, myelitis/polyradiculopathy, encephalitis with dementia, ventriculoencephalitis, and mononeuritis multiplex. The clinical syndromes associated with CMV ventriculoencephalitis and diffuse encephalitis in patients with AIDS have only recently been clearly described despite the fact that multiple neuropathologic descriptions of CMV in the brain have been published over the past decade. Even more… CONTINUE READING

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