Occurrence of intracerebral aneurysm in an HIV-infected child: a case report.

@article{MartnezLongoria2004OccurrenceOI,
  title={Occurrence of intracerebral aneurysm in an HIV-infected child: a case report.},
  author={C{\'e}sar A Mart{\'i}nez-Longoria and Jos{\'e} Juan Morales-Aguirre and Claudia Patricia Villalobos-Acosta and Dem{\'o}stenes G{\'o}mez-Barreto and Miguel Cashat-Cruz},
  journal={Pediatric neurology},
  year={2004},
  volume={31 2},
  pages={130-2}
}
A 12-year-old female diagnosed with human immunodeficiency virus infection at age 1 was admitted to our hospital with complaints of headache, left hemiparesis, and blurry vision. On admission, her CD4+ count was 97 cells/mm(3) (13%) and her viral load 44,783 ribonucleic acid copies/mL. Treatment had been initiated 3 months before admission with lopinavir/ritonavir, lamivudine, and stavudine. A computed tomographic scan and magnetic resonance imaging of the head revealed an aneurysm of the right… CONTINUE READING