Journal of Multiple Sclerosis

ISSN - 2376-0389
NLM - 101654564

Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy

Progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy (PML) is a rare neurological disorder but serious demyelinating disease of the brain, often resulting in severe disability or death; it is caused by virus called as JC virus (JCV).it is mostly seen in adult population and is harmless except among those with lowered immune defenses. PML is most common in HIV-1 infection/ acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS) individuals. It is diagnosed by brain biopsy, Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scan, JC virus in spinal fluid detection.

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