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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Umgelter, A; Huber, W; Schmid, RM; Reindl, W 
Title:
Coma as a presenting symptom of primary HIV infection. 
Abstract:
Primary HIV infection (PHI) is symptomatic in 50-90% of patients. The diagnosis, however, is seldom made at first presentation. This is probably because of the multifaceted and unspecific manifestations, the omission to perform adequate diagnostic testing and the failure to assess risks for PHI. Meningoencephalitis has been described as a fairly common presenting condition in PHI, with nuchal rigidity, fatigue, photophobia and headache; therefore, PHI should be considered in the differential di...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Sex Transm Infect 
Year:
2007 
Journal volume:
83 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
85-6 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
1368-4973 
TUM Institution:
II. Medizinische Klinik und Poliklinik