Recurrent posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome after chemotherapy in hematologic malignancy-posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome can strike twice!!!
作者: Soumyajit RoyAjeet GandhiManisha JanaPramod Julka
作者单位: 1Department of Radiation Oncology, Institute Rotary Cancer Hospital, AIIMS, New Delhi
2Department of Radio Diagnosis, Institute Rotary Cancer Hospital, AIIMS, New Delhi
刊名: Journal of Cancer Research and Therapeutics, 2014, Vol.10 (2), pp.393-396
来源数据库: Wolters Kluwer Journal
DOI: 10.4103/0973-1482.136668
关键词: Carboplatinetoposideifosfamideposterior reversible encephalopathy syndromerecurrent
原始语种摘要: Posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome (PRES) is a neuro-radiological syndrome characterized by seizures, altered level of consciousness, visual disturbance, and hyperintense lesions on magnetic resonance imaging most commonly in the posterior regions. PRES is typically associated with a number of complex clinical conditions including: Preeclampsia/eclampsia, allogeneic bone marrow transplantation, solid organ transplantation, autoimmune diseases, and high-dose anti-neoplastic therapy. We herein describe a case of recurrent PRES in a 29-year-old lady of refractory anaplastic large-cell lymphoma who was on second-line chemotherapy with Ifosfamide-Carboplatin-etoposide regimen. We have also tried to illustrate the pathogenesis, radiological features, and management of PRES. Although...
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影响因子:0.761 (2012)

  • encephalopathy 脑病
  • chemotherapy 化学疗法
  • posterior 修]后面[端;验
  • malignancy 恶性
  • reversible 可逆的
  • hematologic 血液学的
  • twice 再次
  • eclampsia 惊厥
  • syndrome 症候群
  • anaplastic 还原形成术的