Unmasking of PML by HAART: unusual clinical features and the role of IRIS.

Abstract

For patients with HIV/AIDS, highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) is currently the only effective therapy for progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy (PML), a viral-induced demyelinating disease caused by polyomavirus JC. Immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome (IRIS) following initiation of HAART can cause paradoxical clinical deterioration… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jneuroim.2009.11.013

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