Reversible posterior leukoencephalopathy syndrome in a patient treated with ustekinumab: case report and review of the literature.

@article{Gratton2011ReversiblePL,
  title={Reversible posterior leukoencephalopathy syndrome in a patient treated with ustekinumab: case report and review of the literature.},
  author={David Gratton and Philippe O. Szapary and Kavitha G Goyal and Steven Fakharzadeh and V{\'e}ronique Germain and Philippe Saltiel},
  journal={Archives of dermatology},
  year={2011},
  volume={147 10},
  pages={1197-202}
}
BACKGROUND Reversible posterior leukoencephalopathy syndrome (RPLS) is a rare, generally reversible neurologic syndrome that is diagnosed based on characteristic clinical and radiologic findings. OBSERVATIONS We describe the first case of RPLS in a 65-year-old woman who underwent ustekinumab therapy for psoriasis. Approximately 2½ years after the patient… CONTINUE READING