Manifestations of the human T-cell lymphotropic virus type I infection in childhood and adolescence.

  title={Manifestations of the human T-cell lymphotropic virus type I infection in childhood and adolescence.},
  author={Achil{\'e}a Lisboa Bittencourt and Janeusa Primo and Maria de F{\'a}tima Santos Paim de Oliveira},
  journal={Jornal de pediatria},
  volume={82 6},
OBJECTIVES To review the literature on diseases linked with infection by human T-cell lymphotropic virus type I (HTLV-I) in childhood and adolescence, with focus on clinical aspects, diagnosis, pathogenesis, progression and treatment. SOURCES Medical literature published during the last 20 years identified using PubMed and MEDLINE and from specialized medical books, with emphasis on infective dermatitis associated with HTLV-I (IDH), on the juvenile form of HTLV-associated myelopathy/tropical… CONTINUE READING


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