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Disease AIDS Dementia Complex

Name AIDS Dementia Complex
Synonyms Acquired-Immune Deficiency Syndrome Dementia Complex | AIDS Encephalopathies | AIDS Encephalopathy | AIDS Related Dementia Complex | AIDS-Related Dementia Complex | Complex, AIDS Dementia | Complex, AIDS-Related Dementia | Dementia Complex, Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome | Dementia Complex, AIDS | Dementia Complex, AIDS Related | Dementia Complex, AIDS-Related | Dementia, HIV | Dementias, HIV | Encephalopathies, AIDS | Encephalopathies, HIV | Encephalopathy, AIDS | Encephalopathy, HIV | HIV 1 Associated Cognitive Motor Complex | HIV-1-Associated Cognitive Motor Complex | HIV 1 Cognitive and Motor Complex | HIV-1 Cognitive and Motor Complex | HIV Associated Cognitive Motor Complex | HIV-Associated Cognitive Motor Complex | HIV Dementia | HIV Dementias | HIV Encephalopathies | HIV Encephalopathy
Definition A neurologic condition associated with the ACQUIRED IMMUNODEFICIENCY SYNDROME and characterized by impaired concentration and memory, slowness of hand movements, ATAXIA, incontinence, apathy, and gait difficulties associated with HIV-1 viral infection of the central nervous system. Pathologic examination of the brain reveals white matter rarefaction, perivascular infiltrates of lymphocytes, foamy macrophages, and multinucleated giant cells. (From Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, pp760-1; N Engl J Med, 1995 Apr 6;332(14):934-40)
Categories Immune system disease | Mental disorder | Nervous system disease | Viral disease
MeSH® ID D015526

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1. DiseasesVirus Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references RNA Virus Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Retroviridae Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Lentivirus Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes HIV Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes AIDS Dementia Complex Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesVirus Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Sexually Transmitted Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Viral Has associated chemicals Has associated genes HIV Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes AIDS Dementia Complex Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
3. DiseasesNervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Central Nervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Brain Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Dementia Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references AIDS Dementia Complex Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
4. DiseasesImmune System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Immunologic Deficiency Syndromes Has associated chemicals Has associated genes HIV Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes AIDS Dementia Complex Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
5. DiseasesMental Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neurocognitive Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Dementia Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references AIDS Dementia Complex Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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