A Clinical study of Neurological Manifestations in HIV

Anand, T K (2007) A Clinical study of Neurological Manifestations in HIV. Masters thesis, Madras Medical College, Chennai.


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Of the 100 patients 32 had neurological manifestations. Following were the neurological manifestations : Tuberculous meningitis(31.25%), cerebrovascular complications(9.38%), Guillian barre syndrome (6.25%), pyogenic meningitis (3.13%), peripheral neuropathy (6.25%), seizure disorders (6.25%), acute flaccid paralysis (3.13%), AIDS dementia complex (3.13%), cerebellar syndrome (3.13%), cryptococcal meningitis (3.13%), HIV myelopathy (3.13%), meningoencephalitis – cause not determined (3.13%), multiple granulomata (3.13%), myopathy (3.13%), neurosyphilis (3.13%), progressive multifocal leucoencephalopathy (3.13%), Tuberculoma (3.13%). Mortality increased most with coexisting Tuberculosis and with decreased CD4 counts. Commonest neurological condition associated was neurotuberculosis.

Item Type: Thesis (Masters)
Uncontrolled Keywords: Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) ; Neurological Manifestations ; Clinical study.
Subjects: MEDICAL > General Medicine
Depositing User: Subramani R
Date Deposited: 28 Mar 2018 03:26
Last Modified: 28 Mar 2018 06:38
URI: http://repository-tnmgrmu.ac.in/id/eprint/6635

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