Clinical Course and Prognostic Factors of Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy in Patients Treated with Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapy

Berenguer, Juan; Miralles, Pilar; Arrizabalaga, Julio; Ribera, Esteban; Dronda, Fernando; Baraia-Etxaburu, Josu; Domingo, Pere; Márquez, Manuel; Rodriguez-Arrondo, Francisco J.; Laguna, Fernando; Rubio, Rafael; Rodrigo, José Lacruz; Mallolas, J.; de Miguel, Verónica
April 2003
Clinical Infectious Diseases;4/15/2003, Vol. 36 Issue 8, p1047
Academic Journal
Analyzes survival rates, neurologic function and prognostic factors for 118 consecutive patients with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome-associated progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy (PML) treated with highly active antiretroviral therapy in 11 hospitals throughout Spain. Category of neurologic function of the survivors; CD4[sup +] cell count associated with higher mortality.


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