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Peripheral Neuropathy

Kathryn J. Elliott, Justin C. McArthur and David M. Simpson

in The Neurology of AIDS

Third edition

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print December 2011 | ISBN: 9780195399349
Published online September 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780199965199 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780195399349.003.0042
Peripheral Neuropathy

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Peripheral neuropathies are the most common neurological complications associated with HIV infection. In the era since the introduction of highly active anti-retroviral therapy (HAART), many patients on stable HIV therapy are free of opportunistic infections. However, at least one in two HIV-infected individuals will develop distal sensory polyneuropathy (DSP).

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Subjects: Disorders of the Nervous System ; Infectious Diseases

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