The causes of ischemic stroke in the young adult are diverse. Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection-related vasculopathy is usually not included in the list of differential diagnoses. HIV-positive patients may present with acute neurologic dysfunction of different causes, among which cerebral infarction is an uncommon one. Herein, we report a HIV-infected young man who suffered from recurrent ischemic strokes with evidence of cerebral vasculopathy on serial magnetic resonance images.
|Number of pages||4|
|Publication status||Published - Feb 2008|
- Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS)
- MR imaging
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Clinical Neurology
- Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging