Saudi Journal of Anaesthesia

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2013  |  Volume : 7  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 205--209

Posterior leukoencephalopathy syndrome: Postpartum focal neurologic deficits: A report of three cases and review of the literature


Genaro Maggi, Víctor Anillo Lombana, Estibaliz Alsina Marcos, Ana Domínguez Ruiz Huerta, Emilia Guasch Arévalo, Fernando Gilsanz Rodríguez 
 Department of Anesthesiology and Reanimation, La Paz University Hospital, Paseo de la Castellana 261, CP 28046, Madrid, Spain

Correspondence Address:
Genaro Maggi
Maria de Guzman 42 1 B, 28003 Madrid
Spain

Posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome presents with a variety of neurologic features, which, although devastating at some point, are potentially reversible on prompt recognition and institution of appropriated treatment. We report the management of three cases occurring in the last 4 years in our tertiary university hospital.


How to cite this article:
Maggi G, Lombana VA, Marcos EA, Ruiz Huerta AD, Arévalo EG, Rodríguez FG. Posterior leukoencephalopathy syndrome: Postpartum focal neurologic deficits: A report of three cases and review of the literature.Saudi J Anaesth 2013;7:205-209


How to cite this URL:
Maggi G, Lombana VA, Marcos EA, Ruiz Huerta AD, Arévalo EG, Rodríguez FG. Posterior leukoencephalopathy syndrome: Postpartum focal neurologic deficits: A report of three cases and review of the literature. Saudi J Anaesth [serial online] 2013 [cited 2022 May 16 ];7:205-209
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