Cerebral CT Findings in Toxemia of Pregnancy

Radiology. 1984 Apr;151(1):114. doi: 10.1148/radiology.151.1.6701299.


Cerebral CT findings in two patients who had eclampsia are presented. Diffuse cerebral edema and basal ganglia involvement, which were previously undescribed to our knowledge, are exhibited.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Brain / diagnostic imaging
  • Brain Edema / diagnostic imaging*
  • Brain Edema / etiology
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Pre-Eclampsia / complications*
  • Pregnancy
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed*