Top Magn Reson Imaging 2014 Oct;23(5):275-91
From the *Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO; †Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA; ‡Department of Radiology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX; §Department of Radiology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA; and ∥Department of Radiology, The Ottawa Hospital, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON.
Neurologic disease in acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) patients is related either to opportunistic pathogens or to direct central nervous system (CNS) invasion by the human immunodeficiency virus. Despite the increasing availability of antiretroviral therapy, opportunistic infections continue to afflict patients in the developing world and in other populations with limited access to appropriate treatment. Classic CNS infections in the setting of AIDS include toxoplasmosis, cryptococcosis, progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy, and cytomegalovirus encephalitis. Read More