ALLAN KNIGHT, M.D., F.A.C.P.; PAUL O'BRIEN, M.B.; DAVID OSOBA, M.D.
A 22-year-old man, with the malabsorption syndrome, had deficiencies of both humoral immunity and cell-mediated immunity. Terminally, he developed multifocal neurological abnormalities. Postmortem examination showed progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy, thymic hypoplasia, and abnormal lymph nodes.
KNIGHT A, O'BRIEN P, OSOBA D. "Spontaneous" Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy: Immunologic Aspects. Ann Intern Med. 1972;77:229–233. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-77-2-229
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