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Sushant S Admane, Tushar S Yelne, Pramod J Giri
Citation Information : Admane SS, Yelne TS, Giri PJ. A Case of Posterior Reversible Encephalopathy Syndrome Mimicking Stroke. Indian J Crit Care Med 2020; 24 (9):877-878.
License: CC BY-NC 4.0
Published Online: 17-10-2020
Copyright Statement: Copyright © 2020; The Author(s).
Posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome (PRES) is characterized by headache, altered sensorium, visual disturbances, and diagnosed by magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). Here we report a case of cisplatin-induced PRES which was mimicking stroke and diagnosed by serial MRI and recovered completely on treatment, emphasizing fact that early diagnosis, removal of cause, and treatment can prevent the complication.
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