Subacute Sclerosing Panencephalitis in a Child with Human Immunodeficiency Virus Co-Infection.


Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis is a fatal infectious disease of childhood caused by persistence of the measles virus in the brain. The effect of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) co-infection on subacute sclerosing panencephalitis remains elusive and rare. We report a child who developed subacute sclerosing panencephalitis following a short latency… (More)
DOI: 10.3121/cmr.2016.1331