Steroid-responsive encephalopathy associated with Hashimoto thyroiditis

@article{Zimmermann2011SteroidresponsiveEA,
  title={Steroid-responsive encephalopathy associated with Hashimoto thyroiditis},
  author={Petra Zimmermann and Enno Stranzinger},
  journal={Pediatric Radiology},
  year={2011},
  volume={42},
  pages={891-893}
}
An 11-year-old girl presented with sudden sensory disturbance and left-sided muscle weakness. MRI revealed ischaemic change in the right lateral thalamus and the right internal capsule. During sonographic work-up of the cervical arteries, inflammation of the thyroid gland was noted. The results of the thyroid function tests and antibody titers confirmed… CONTINUE READING