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Disease Posterior Leukoencephalopathy Syndrome

Name Posterior Leukoencephalopathy Syndrome
Synonyms Leukoencephalopathy Syndrome, Posterior | Leukoencephalopathy Syndromes, Posterior | Posterior Reversible Encephalopathy Syndrome | Reversible Posterior Leukoencephalopathy Syndrome | Syndrome, Posterior Leukoencephalopathy | Syndromes, Posterior Leukoencephalopathy
Definition A condition that is characterized by HEADACHE; SEIZURES; and visual loss with edema in the posterior aspects of the CEREBRAL HEMISPHERES, such as the BRAIN STEM. Generally, lesions involve the white matter (nerve fibers) but occasionally the grey matter (nerve cell bodies).
Categories Nervous system disease
MeSH® ID D054038

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1. DiseasesNervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Central Nervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Brain Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Intracranial Hypertension Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Hypertensive Encephalopathy Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Posterior Leukoencephalopathy Syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesNervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Central Nervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Brain Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Leukoencephalopathies Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Posterior Leukoencephalopathy Syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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