Case Report
Reversible Posterior Leukoencephalopathy Syndrome in a 34-Week Obstetric Patient
Adelowo AO, Forti T, Klein D
The Female Patient. 2009;35(8):46-48

Reversible posterior leukoencephalopathy (RPL) is a syndrome that has been described in both the clinical and the neuroradiologic literature. It is often characterized by a constellation of clinical symptoms including headache, altered mental status, visual changes, and seizures. Neuroimaging resembles that of hypertensive encephalopathy with bilateral subcortical and cortical edema in a predominantly posterior distribution.


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