Definition: A disorder characterized by headaches, mental status changes, visual disturbances, and seizures associated with imaging findings of posterior leukoencephalopathy. It has been observed in association with hypertensive encephalopathy, eclampsia, and immunosuppressive and cytotoxic drug treatment. It is an acute or subacute reversible condition.
Synonyms (terms occurring on more labels are shown first): posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome, PRES, reversible posterior leukoencephalopathy syndrome, RPLS
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