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Cerebral astrocytoma in association with HIV infection.
  1. J Gasnault,
  2. F X Roux,
  3. C Vedrenne
  1. Department of Neurosurgery, Hôpital Sainte-Anne, Paris, France.


    Cerebral astrocytoma has been found in two patients with AIDS related conditions. The fortuity of this unusual association is discussed, insofar as immunosuppression could favour the growth of certain neoplasms.

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