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Reversible posterior leucoencephalopathy syndrome in post streptococcal glomerulonephritis

Shalu Gupta, Vishnu Kumar Goyal, B Talukdar
Indian Pediatrics 2010, 47 (3): 274-6
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Reversible posterior leukoencephalopathy syndrome is characterized by an acute, usually reversible encephalopathy, with radiological findings that mainly involve the white or grey matter of the parieto-occipital lobes. We report a case of post streptococcal glomerulonephritis presenting as reversible leukoencephalopathy syndrome. Immediate control of hypertension resulted in rapid and complete neurological recovery.

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