TITLE

Upper Respiratory Tract Involvement in the Course of Diffuse Infiltrative Lymphocytosis Syndrome in HIV-1--Infected Patients: Report of 2 Cases

AUTHOR(S)
Meybeck, Agnés; Breton, Guillaume; Aoun, Naji; Adle-Biassette, Homa; Jacobelli, Simon; Vildé, Jean L.; Yeni, Patrick
PUB. DATE
July 2005
SOURCE
Clinical Infectious Diseases;7/15/2005, Vol. 41 Issue 2, pe22
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Diffuse infiltrative lymphocytosis syndrome (DILS) in patients with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection is characterized by persistent CD8+ lymphocytosis with visceral lymphocytic infiltration. DILS induces a large spectrum of clinical features. We describe 2 H TV-infected patients with upper respiratory tract involvement that occurred during the course of DILS.
ACCESSION #
17386609

 

Related Articles

  • Antibiotic gets star role as HIV wonder drug. Coghlan, Andy // New Scientist;11/27/2004, Vol. 184 Issue 2475, p8 

    The article discusses the use of cotrimoxazole in the treatment of lethal respiratory infections in AIDS patients. Cotrimoxazole last week earned a new and heroic role in the fight against childhood AIDS in Africa, preventing potentially lethal respiratory infections that strike HIV-positive...

  • Naturally-Acquired Influenza-Specific CD4+ T-Cell Proliferative Responses Are Impaired in HIV-Infected African Adults. Jambo, Kondwani C.; Sepako, Enoch; Glennie, Sarah J.; Mzinza, David; Williams, Neil A.; Gordon, Stephen B.; Heyderman, Robert S. // PLoS ONE;Jun2012, Vol. 7 Issue 6, p1 

    Background: Seasonal influenza has been associated with greater morbidity and mortality in AIDS patients. Highly-active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) has led to some reduction in influenza-related complications but the nature of naturallyacquired T-cell immunity to influenza virus in an African...

  • NUTRITION AND PATIENTS WITH HIV/AIDS. Stojanović, Dušica; Marković, Danica; Kocić, Gordana // Acta Medica Medianae;Sep2011, Vol. 50 Issue 3, p63 

    Immune status of an individual depends on the organism's nutritional status as well as on the choice of nutrients that enter the body. Malnutrition and HIV progression are closely linked and require an active cooperation between infectious disease physicians and nutritionist. It has been noticed...

  • treatment-experienced:. Huber, Jeffrey T.; Gillaspy, Mary L. // Encyclopedic Dictionary of AIDS-Related Terminology;2000, p216 

    A definition of the term "treatment-experienced" is presented. It refers to the patients with a history of having been treated for a specific condition with a particular drug. It has been shown that HIV monotherapy promotes the growth of treatment-resistant virus, thus many treatment-experienced...

  • Living for today. Van De Mark, Brian // Gay & Lesbian Times;1/12/2006, Issue 942, p40 

    The article focuses on the lifestyle of a HIV infected people. These people often visit the University of California, San Diego which has an Anti-Viral Resource center that deals with HIV-positive youth. Most of the HIV-positives belongs to ages below 25. These people usually don't stay on their...

  • Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy in Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome: Explaining the High Incidence and Disproportionate Frequency of the Illness Relative to Other Immunosuppressive Conditions. Berger, Joseph R. // Journal of NeuroVirology;Apr2003 Supplement 1, Vol. 9, p38 

    In the era of the AIDS pandemic, progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy (PML) has ceased being a rare disease. Prevalence estimates from clinical and pathological series suggest that up to 5% of all HIV-infected persons will develop PML. The extraordinary frequency with which PML attends HIV...

  • Early Treatment and HIV-1 Reservoirs: A Stitch in Time? Henrich, Timothy J.; Gandhi, Rajesh T. // Journal of Infectious Diseases;Oct2013, Vol. 208 Issue 8, p1189 

    The article presents the author's comments on the implications of antiretroviral therapy (ART) during acute human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV-1) infection on viral reservoirs. It specifically refers to a study which examined HIV-1 nucleic acid levels and T-cell activation in patients who...

  • Loss of Function of Intestinal IL-17 and IL-22 Producing Cells Contributes to Inflammation and Viral Persistence in SIV-Infected Rhesus Macaques. Ryan, Emily S.; Micci, Luca; Fromentin, Rémi; Paganini, Sara; McGary, Colleen S.; Easley, Kirk; Chomont, Nicolas; Paiardini, Mirko // PLoS Pathogens;2/1/2016, Vol. 12 Issue 2, p1 

    In HIV/SIV-infected humans and rhesus macaques (RMs), a severe depletion of intestinal CD4+ T-cells producing interleukin IL-17 and IL-22 associates with loss of mucosal integrity and chronic immune activation. However, little is known about the function of IL-17 and IL-22 producing cells during...

  • HIV-1 Drug Resistance Profiles in Children and Adults With Viral Load of greater than 50 Copies/mL Receiving Combination Therapy. Hermankova, Monika; Ray, Stuart C.; Ruff, Christian; Powell-Davis, Monique; Ingersoll, Roxann; D'Aquila, Richard T.; Quinn, Thomas C.; Siliciano, Janet D.; Siliciano, Robert F.; Persaud, Deborah // JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association;7/11/2001, Vol. 286 Issue 2, p196 

    Presents a study to determine genetic resistance profiles of low-level plasma HIV-1 in patients with prolonged viral suppression while receiving highly active antiretroviral therapy. Design and setting; Patients; Main outcome measure; Results; Conclusions.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics