An unusual case of PML in HIV patient presenting with diplopia
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Progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy (PML) is a rare demyelinating disease secondary to JC virus reactivation presenting with multifocal neurologic signs . Diplopia is a neurological symptom due to dysfunction at the level of the neuromuscular junction, cranial nerves, or brainstem. Infective, autoimmune, or neoplastic/paraneoplastic diseases may cause diplopia. Here, we present a case of diplopia at the onset of PML in a patient with positivity for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). Informed consent was obtained from the patient included in the study.
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