Massive cerebral calcification in systemic lupus erythematosus: report of an unusual case.

@article{Raya1994MassiveCC,
  title={Massive cerebral calcification in systemic lupus erythematosus: report of an unusual case.},
  author={Pilar Garc{\'i}a Raya and A Gil Aguado and M J Sim{\'o}n Merlo and P Lavilla Uriol and A Vega Astudillo and Juan Garc{\'i}a Puig},
  journal={Lupus},
  year={1994},
  volume={3 2},
  pages={133-5}
}
A 38-year-old woman with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) and an acute neurological event was studied with computed tomography (CT) and magnetic resonance (MR). Marked intracranial calcification mimicking that seen in hypoparathyroid states was found. The clinical significance of this finding is not clear and the mechanism for cerebral calcification… CONTINUE READING