Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy

Progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy (PML) is an opportunistic infection of the cerebral white matter that frequently appears in patients with AIDS. The infectious agent is a member of the papavovirus family known as the JC virus. The virus infects oligodendro-cytes, and demyelination is seen pathologically. Multi-focal nonenhancing white matter involvement is typically seen on MRI scanning. The course of PML is invariably progressive, and attempts to treat the disease pharmacologically have been disappointing.

Aspergers Answers Revealed

Aspergers Answers Revealed

Learn How to Help, Understand amp Cope with your Aspergers Child from a UK Chartered Educational Psychologist. Before beginning any practice relating to Aspergers it is highly recommended that you first obtain the consent and advice of a qualified health,education or social care professional.

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