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Type: Artigo de periódico
Title: Simultaneous Occurrence Of Lymphoepithelial Cysts, Cytomegalovirus And Mycobacterial Infections In The Intraparotid Lymph Nodes Of A Patient With Aids.
Author: Vargas, P A
Villalba, H
Passos, A P
Saldiva, P H
Mauad, T
Caiaffa Filho, H H
Lucena, A
Almeida, O P
Abstract: We report the unusual simultaneous occurrence of lymphoepithelial cysts, cytomegalovirus (CMV) and mycobacterial infections in the intraparotid lymph nodes of a 52-year-old AIDS patient who died of disseminated mycobacteriosis. Although cytomegalovirosis is a common finding in the salivary glands of HIV patients, the association of CMV inclusions with lymphoepithelial cyst (LC) has not been previously reported. Parotid mycobacterial infection is an uncommon finding, despite its usual disseminated presentation in HIV patients. These data emphasize that in immunosuppressed patients, simultaneous diseases of the parotid gland may occur and should be considered for diagnosis and treatment.
Subject: Aids-related Opportunistic Infections
Cytomegalovirus Infections
Fatal Outcome
Lymphatic Diseases
Middle Aged
Parotid Diseases
Tuberculosis, Lymph Node
Tuberculosis, Oral
Rights: fechado
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Date Issue: 2001
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