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A 9-year-old boy with nephrotic syndrome was transferred to our hospital because of acute renal failure and disturbance of consciousness after high-dose methylprednisolone therapy. He developed severe headache, visual disturbance, and generalized seizures. Brain computed tomography (CT) scan revealed multiple, bilateral, low-density areas in the(More)
The 11-year-old girl had hypertension and generalized tonic-clonic convulsions during the steroid pulse therapy. Her cranial T2-weighed MRI showed small areas of high signal intensity in the right occipital lobe. Her neurological findings were normal. After 2 months of steroid pulse therapy, multiple high signal intensities were demonstrated on T2-weighed(More)
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