Retinal arterial abnormalities correlate with brain white matter lesions in cerebral autosomal dominant arteriopathy with subcortical infarcts and leucoencephalopathy
9% each for Toxoplasmosis, Cytomegalovirus (CMV) encephalitis and Progressive multifocal leucoencephalopathy
as the causes of death among HIV death due to opportunistic infections (Figure 6).
Reversible spongiform leucoencephalopathy
after inhalation of heated heroin.
Reversible posterior leucoencephalopathy
syndrome in post streptococcal glomerulonephritis.
Alexander disease (fibrinoid leucodystrophy), originally described by Alexander in 1949, (1) is a rare, fatal, nonfamilial leucoencephalopathy
caused by astrocyte dysfunction characterised by missense mutation in the genes coding for glial fibrillary acidic protein(GFAP).
8,9 A relationship between cortical blindness and hypertensive encephalopathy, also termed as posterior reversible leucoencephalopathy
syndrome, especially in patients with history of hypertension has been suggested.
HIV-associated neuro-cognitive disorder EBV: primary CNS lym-phoma JC virus: PML [not equal to] Prions: spongiform ence- phalopathy Spinal Acute viral HIV-1 vacuolar cord myelitis myelopathy ADEM * HTLV-1 myelopathy * Acute disseminated encephalomyelitis [dagger] Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis [not equal to] Progressive multifocal leucoencephalopathy
Twenty three (47%) patients had TB unrelated causes (toxoplasmosis, cryptococcal meningitis, septicaemia, Pneumocystis jirovecii pneumonia, acute gastroenteritis, disseminated intravascular coagulation, myocardial infarction, lactic acidosis, progressive multifocal leucoencephalopathy
, and hepatorenal syndrome) and their baseline median CD4 count was 96 cells/[micro]l (IQR: 50-231).
Several studies addressed the effectiveness of treatment with natalizumab and the risk of progressive multifocal leucoencephalopathy
(PML) which increases at least up to 3 years of treatment and is of the order of one in 1000.
Guillain Barre syndrome, myocardial dilatation, exacerbation of JC virus progressive multifocal leucoencephalopathy
, leprosy, Kaposi's sarcoma, cytomegalovirus, Pneumocystis pneumonia (PCP), opsoclonus-myoclonus syndrome, toxoplasmosis and other entities have been reported in adults and in children.
Concomitant progressive multifocal leucoencephalopathy
and primary central nervous system lymphoma expressing JC virus oncogenic protein, large T antigen.
virus" until late in the paper; instead, in the title and summary it is referred to as a "'papova-like' virus associated with progressive multifocal leucoencephalopathy