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Reversible posterior encephalopathy syndrome associated with bortezomib

Terwiel, E; Hanrahan, R; Lueck, Christian; D'Rozario, James

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Reversible posterior encephalopathy (RPES) is an uncommon neurological syndrome that is being increasingly reported in association with anti-neoplastic therapies. The first case of reversible posterior encephalopathy associated with the proteosome inhibitor bortezomib is described and the reported experience of the occurrence of RPES with other antineoplastic therapies reviewed. Dysregulation of cerebral vasomotor autoregulation is postulated as the underlying pathophysiology in this case of...[Show more]

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Date published: 2010
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/50408
Source: Internal Medicine Journal
DOI: 10.1111/j.1445-5994.2009.02097.x

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