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Recurrent posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome in a sickle cell patient.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  21443070     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Process    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome (PRES) in sickle cell patients has been rarely reported previously in the setting of severe crisis or uncontrolled hypertension. Here, we report a rare and unusual case of recurrent PRES in a young adult sickle cell patient without any obvious precipitating factors.
Authors:
Anjana Nair; Fernando D Testai
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of the National Medical Association     Volume:  103     ISSN:  0027-9684     ISO Abbreviation:  J Natl Med Assoc     Publication Date:  2011 Feb 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-03-29     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7503090     Medline TA:  J Natl Med Assoc     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  170-2     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Neurology and Rehabilitation, University of Illinois at Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA. anjananair2005@gmail.com
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