Posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome with involvement of the cervical cord and medulla: a case report

Xuan Hou, Jinfeng Xu, Zao Chen, Gguoliang Li, Hong Jiang
Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research: JCDR 2015, 9 (1): CD01-2
Posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome (PRES) is a neurotoxic state, which is associated with symmetrical subcortical areas of vasogenic oedema that are preferentially parieto-occipital, and it typically resolves within a few weeks after appropriate treatment, We hereby report a case of a female with adrenal tumour presenting with PRES, who was featured by a very rare neuroimaging manifestation, the involvement of cervical cord and medulla.

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