Primary infection with HIV in a severely immunosuppressed patient with acute leukemia.

@article{Ruutu1987PrimaryIW,
  title={Primary infection with HIV in a severely immunosuppressed patient with acute leukemia.},
  author={Petri J Ruutu and Jukka I Suni and Kalevi Oksanen and Tapani Ruutu},
  journal={Scandinavian journal of infectious diseases},
  year={1987},
  volume={19 3},
  pages={369-72}
}
A 47-year-old female with acute myeloid leukemia received HIV positive platelets during induction chemotherapy. 18 days later, coincident with the recovery of the bone marrow function, she developed an erythematous rash, mild lymphadenopathy, and nausea which disappeared within 10 days. A week later mild CSF pleocytosis consisting of mature lymphocytes and macrophages together with elevated CSF protein levels (1,080 mg/l) were observed suggesting mild aseptic meningitis, and the HIV was… CONTINUE READING
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