The Central Nervous System in AIDS

Neurology · Radiology · Pathology · Ophthalmology

  • Juan Artigas
  • Gernot Grosse
  • Fred Niedobitek

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-IX
  2. P. Portegies
    Pages 1-15
  3. H. Henkes, R. Jochens, J. Hierholzer, U. Piepgras
    Pages 17-78
  4. J. Artigas, G. Grosse, F. Niedobitek
    Pages 79-200
  5. B. Girard, P. Le Hoang
    Pages 201-216
  6. P. McKelvie, U. De Girolami, D. Hénin, J.-J. Hauw
    Pages 217-232
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 233-237

About this book


Compact and clearly arranged, this book details present knowledge of AIDS research in the fields of neurology and ophthalmology.
The experience gained by clinical experts through working with a large number of patients is presented together with the detailed morphologic results of neuropathology. To describe the various disease complexes, morphology takes into account all methods of result representation, including immunohistochemistry and electron microscopy.
The four disciplines mentioned in the subtitle describe all aspects of the CNS with regard to AIDS, including clinically significant opthalmologic results.
Richly illustrated clinical and morphological descriptions helps you to understand the widely diverse CNS symptoms as well as ophthalmic involvement.


AIDS Nervous System Neurologie Neuropathologie Ophthalmologie Radiologie diagnostic imaging electron microscopy morphology neurology neuropathology ophthalmology pathology radiology

Editors and affiliations

  • Juan Artigas
    • 1
  • Gernot Grosse
    • 1
  • Fred Niedobitek
    • 1
  1. 1.Institut für PathologieAuguste-Viktoria-KrankenhausBerlinGermany

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1993
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-77734-9
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-77732-5
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