Posterior Reversible Encephalopathy Syndrome (PRES)

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POSTERIOR REVERSIBLE ENCEPHALOPATHY SYNDROME AFTER 5-FLUOROURACIL THERAPY FOR COLON CANCER PRESENTING AS STATUS EPILEPTICUS

Case Presentation: A 43-year-old Caucasian woman with stage IV rectal adenocarcinoma metastatic to liver and lung presented with new onset generalized tonic clonic seizures. She was receiving her second line treatment with 5-FU continuous infusion [...]

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