Recurrent Posterior Reversible Encephalopathy Syndrome in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

Magnetic Resonance Imaging

Article Abstract: Posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome (PRES) is an acute encephalopathy that manifests as headache, visual disturbance, altered mental state, and seizures.

Introduction: Headache with visual changes is a common presentation with a broad differential and it is important not to miss serious causes. Neuroimaging is becoming more readily available, leading to quicker diagnosis of intracranial pathology.

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Ng M, Saber S, Stratton R. Recurrent posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome in systemic lupus erythematosus. Int J Case Rep Images 2017;8(11):725–728.

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