Brainstem CMV encephalitis in AIDS: Clinical case and MRI features

Francesco Pierelli, G. Tilia, A. Damiani, P. Coiro, M. C. Massara, F. Bianco, I. Mezzaroma

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Abstract

We describe the clinical case and MRI findings of a patient with acquired immune deficiency syndrome and pathologically confirmed cytomegalovirus encephalitis. Prevalent brainstem and cerebellar signs together with almost exclusive involvement as seen on MRI of posterior fossa structures at the onset of the symptoms were the main features of our case.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)529-530
Number of pages2
JournalNeurology
Volume48
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - Feb 1997

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  • Neuroscience(all)

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    Pierelli, F., Tilia, G., Damiani, A., Coiro, P., Massara, M. C., Bianco, F., & Mezzaroma, I. (1997). Brainstem CMV encephalitis in AIDS: Clinical case and MRI features. Neurology, 48(2), 529-530.