Predominantly sensory neuropathy in patients with AIDS and AIDS-related complex.

@article{Cornblath1988PredominantlySN,
  title={Predominantly sensory neuropathy in patients with AIDS and AIDS-related complex.},
  author={David Reid Cornblath and Justin C. Mcarthur},
  journal={Neurology},
  year={1988},
  volume={38 5},
  pages={794-6}
}
The most common type of peripheral neuropathy associated with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection, predominantly sensory neuropathy, affects 10-30% of patients with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS). From 40 individuals with peripheral neuropathy and HIV infection, we have identified 26 patients with this syndrome. All had constitutional symptoms when neuropathic symptoms developed; 20 had AIDS and six had AIDS-related complex. The most common complaint was pain on the soles… CONTINUE READING