Disseminated calcification with predominant muscle and cerebral involvement in a child with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome: a case report.

@article{Liu1997DisseminatedCW,
  title={Disseminated calcification with predominant muscle and cerebral involvement in a child with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome: a case report.},
  author={Jian-Ping Liu and M A Sulh and David Zagzag and Rachel Reuben and Maria Alba Greco},
  journal={Pediatric pathology & laboratory medicine : journal of the Society for Pediatric Pathology, affiliated with the International Paediatric Pathology Association},
  year={1997},
  volume={17 4},
  pages={
          593-600
        }
}
Calcification, as a feature of the vasculopathy, is a common pathological finding in children with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome. Large and small blood vessels of many organs including brain, heart, lungs, kidneys, liver, and spleen are affected. We report a case with calcification in multiple organs that was most prominent in the cardiac and skeletal muscle cells and the blood vessels of the cerebrum. To our knowledge, calcification of this degree has not been documented previously in a… CONTINUE READING
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