CT and MRI in haemolytic uraemic syndrome with central nervous system involvement: distribution of lesions and prognostic value of imaging findings

@article{Steinborn2004CTAM,
  title={CT and MRI in haemolytic uraemic syndrome with central nervous system involvement: distribution of lesions and prognostic value of imaging findings},
  author={Marc Steinborn and Steffen Leiz and Klaus R{\"u}disser and Martin A Griebel and T. Harder and H. Hahn},
  journal={Pediatric Radiology},
  year={2004},
  volume={34},
  pages={805-810}
}
Background: Central nervous system (CNS) involvement is a common complication in haemolytic uraemic syndrome (HUS). Various imaging findings have been described, mostly as case reports. Although there are a few retrospective studies on larger patient groups there is no report that focuses on MRI. Objective: To analyse the CT and MRI studies of patients with neurological complications of HUS, to describe the typical imaging findings, and to evaluate their predictive character with regard to… CONTINUE READING