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Case Reports in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Volume 2013, Article ID 783536, 2 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/783536
Case Report

Posterior Reversible Leukoencephalopathy Syndrome in a Pre-Eclamptic Woman

1Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Second Hospital of Jilin University, Norman Bethune College of Medicine, Ziqiang Street, Changchun 130041, China
2Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Second Hospital of Jilin University, Norman Bethune College of Medicine, Ziqiang Street, Changchun 130041, China

Received 18 December 2012; Accepted 21 January 2013

Academic Editors: S. Z. A. Badawy, M. A. Osmanagaoglu, and Y. Peled

Copyright © 2013 Raghvendra Thakur et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Abstract

Posterior reversible leukoencephalopathy syndrome (PRLS) is a neurologic condition, often presents with various clinical manifestations. It is rare during pregnancy. We herein report a case of PRLS in a 31-year-old woman, presented with preeclampsia, diagnosed by computer tomography, and successfully delivered the baby with caesarean section. At discharge, patient was fully recovered without any complication.