Saratov JOURNAL of Medical and Scientific Research

pathology of the nervous system

Neuroinfection in patient with HIV: case report

Year: 2018, volume 14 Issue: №1 Pages: 168-173
Heading: Neurology Article type: Case report
Authors: Sotskova V.A., Bachilo Е.М., Shuldyakov А.А., Kolokolov O.V., Barylnik Yu.B., Potemina L.P., Krajnova O.N.
Organization: Saratov Regional Centre for Disease Prevention and Control of AIDS

Toxoplasmosis is one of the most common opportunistic infections in HIV-positive patients. The onset of HIV-infection with cerebral toxoplasmosis makes this disease a multidisciplinary problem and requires the participation of doctors of various specialties (infectious disease specialists, neurologists, neurosurgeons, general practitioners, etc.). Early diagnosis and treatment of this disease will reduce the risk of deaths and severe consequences. We carry out an analysis of the clinical case of toxoplasma encephalitis in a HIV-infected patient. We have identified errors in the establishing diagnosis. We have given a detailed account a patient management plan. We also comment on some of the problem early disease detection HIV-infection.

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Rare forms neurological disorders in an HIV-infected patient

Year: 2016, volume 12 Issue: №2 Pages: 296-299
Heading: Neurology Article type: Case report
Authors: Sotskova V.A., Kolokolov O.V., Shuldyakov А.А., Makarov N.S.
Organization: Saratov State Medical University

The study aims paying the attention of specialists in rare cases of pathology of the nervous system in HIV-infected patients. The clinical case of brain abscess in a 32 year-old HIV-positive patient. Against the background of the surgical and antiretroviral treatment of brain abscess in HIV-positive patients it managed to achieve a virologic response and regression of neurological symptoms. Presented clinical case can be useful for specialists in determining the tactics of treatment of brain abscess in HIV-infected patients.

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