Delayed leukoencephalopathy with stroke-like presentation in chemotherapy recipients

@article{Baehring2007DelayedLW,
  title={Delayed leukoencephalopathy with stroke-like presentation in chemotherapy recipients},
  author={Joachim M. Baehring and Robert K. Fulbright},
  journal={Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Psychiatry},
  year={2007},
  volume={79},
  pages={535 - 539}
}
Background: A transient leukoencephalopathy mimicking cerebrovascular accident has been described as a complication of chemotherapy, most commonly in recipients of intrathecal methotrexate for childhood leukaemia. Recently published neuroimaging data suggest a common pathophysiology associated with a variety of chemotherapy agents and modes of administration. Methods: We reviewed the medical literature for single reports and case series of patients presenting with stroke-like episodes while… 

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