Case records of the Massachusetts General Hospital. Weekly clinicopathological exercises. Case 15-1998. A 34-year-old woman with confusion and visual loss during pregnancy

N Engl J Med. 1998 May 14;338(20):1448-56. doi: 10.1056/NEJM199805143382008.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • Clinical Conference

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Antibodies, Viral / cerebrospinal fluid*
  • Blindness, Cortical / etiology
  • Brain / pathology*
  • Confusion / etiology
  • Diagnosis, Differential
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging
  • Neurofibrillary Tangles / pathology
  • Pregnancy
  • Pregnancy Complications / etiology
  • Pregnancy Complications, Infectious / diagnosis*
  • Pregnancy Complications, Infectious / pathology
  • SSPE Virus / immunology*
  • Subacute Sclerosing Panencephalitis / complications
  • Subacute Sclerosing Panencephalitis / diagnosis*
  • Subacute Sclerosing Panencephalitis / pathology
  • Vision Disorders / etiology

Substances

  • Antibodies, Viral