Journal of Medical Cases, ISSN 1923-4155 print, 1923-4163 online, Open Access
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Volume 7, Number 11, November 2016, pages 488-490

Rare Cause of Severe Neurological Impairment in a Young Patient With Lupus


Figure 1.
Figure 1. Axial MRI images (FLAIR sequence). (a) Hyperintense signal in deep white and grey matter, suggestive of vasogenic edema, with atipical localization involving bilateral deep talamic regions (more pronounced on the left side), pontomesencephalic region and left internal capsule. (b) After 5 days follow-up, MRI shows resolution of previously lesions.