Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy in Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome

Larry W. Blum, Richard A. Chambers, Robert J. Schwartzman, Leopold Streletz

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Progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy occurred in two homosexual men affected with acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS). Both patients received HLA-matched platelet transfusions in an attempt to increase their immune status, but we were unsuccessful in altering their fatal clinical course.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)137-139
Number of pages3
JournalArchives of Neurology
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 1985
Externally publishedYes


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)
  • Clinical Neurology
  • Neuroscience(all)

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