Multinucleated giant cells in AIDS encephalopathy: an immunohistochemical study

We report the neuropathological findings of 5 post-mortem cases of AIDS. The most common causes of the death were multiple opportunistic infections associated with cutaneous and/or visceral Kaposi sarcoma in two cases. Cerebral edema, demyelination and spongiosis of the white matter were present but th most remarkable finding was the presence of… (More)