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Neurologic manifestations of human immunodeficiency virus-2: dementia, myelopathy, and neuropathy in West Africa.

Abstract:

While well documented in human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-1, neurologic sequelae have not been systematically evaluated in HIV-2. After excluding for confounding comorbidities, 67 individuals from a rural cohort in Guinea-Bissau (22 HIV-2 participants, 45 seronegative controls) were evaluated. HIV + individuals were divided into CD4 < 350 and CD4 ≥ 350 for analysis. HIV-associated neurocognitive disorders (HAND), assessed by the International HIV Dementia Scale (IHDS), distal sensory pol...

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10.1007/s13365-011-0022-9

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, NPEU
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Journal:
Journal of neurovirology
Volume:
17
Issue:
2
Pages:
166-175
Publication date:
2011-04-05
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EISSN:
1538-2443
ISSN:
1355-0284
URN:
uuid:0c15905b-5d6f-433a-9619-9fb6930f6ba8
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226852
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pubs:226852

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