Management of Neurologic Diseases

  • Authors: David M. Simpson, MD; Jessica Robinson-Papp, MD (More Info)
  • Editors in Chief: Daniel R. Kuritzkes, MD; Joseph J. Eron, Jr., MD
  • Last Reviewed: 4/1/16 (What's New)

Summary

  • Muscle disorders in HIV range in severity from myalgia to rhabdomyolysis
  • HIV-associated myopathy is also known as HIV-associated polymyositis
    • Clinically and pathologically similar to autoimmune polymyositis in HIV-negative patients
  • Etiologies
      Treatment

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