A CASE OF ACUTE ENCEPHALOPATHY AFTER IOHEXOL LUMBAR MYELOGRAPHY


CEYLAN S. , BAYKAL S., KUZEYLI K., AKTURK F., KOMSUOGLU S.

CLINICAL NEUROLOGY AND NEUROSURGERY, vol.95, pp.45-47, 1993 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 95 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 1993
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/0303-8467(93)90091-t
  • Title of Journal : CLINICAL NEUROLOGY AND NEUROSURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.45-47

Abstract

A case of acute encephalopathy after lumbar myelography is reported in a female aged 26 years. Fourteen hours after the procedure, the patient developed coma (GCS 6) and had generalized slowing of EEG activity. This state lasted about 12 h, followed by gradual and full recovery.