New-onset seizures associated with human immunodeficiency virus infection: causation and clinical features in 100 cases.

@article{Holtzman1989NewonsetSA,
  title={New-onset seizures associated with human immunodeficiency virus infection: causation and clinical features in 100 cases.},
  author={David M Holtzman and David A Kaku and Y. T. So},
  journal={The American journal of medicine},
  year={1989},
  volume={87 2},
  pages={173-7}
}
PURPOSE We attempt to define the significance and most common causes of new-onset seizures in patients with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection. In addition, we review the seizure type, neurologic examination, and other clinical features to better address diagnostic and management issues in these patients. PATIENTS AND METHODS We reviewed 100 cases of new-onset seizures in HIV-infected patients who underwent complete evaluations at the University of California, San Francisco… CONTINUE READING