Acute neurological disorders following intraperitoneal administration of cisplatin.


Posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome (PRES) is a rare syndrome that can be caused by a variety of clinical conditions (e.g. severe hypertension) or the administration of immunosuppressive drugs or cytotoxic agents [1,2]. Symptoms can include headache, confusion, nausea, hearing loss, seizures, and visual disturbances. The pathophysiology of PRES is… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ijgo.2012.09.024