Occipital lobe epilepsy secondary to Posterior Reversible Encephalopathy Syndrome (PRES) during a post-partum eclampsia in Mali (West Africa)

Conclusion:
Despite its high incidence in the third world, eclampsia is not a usual cause of epilepsy. Our case is the first description of post eclamptic occipital lobe epilepsy in Africa. With this report, we draw practitioners’ attention on this rare complication. (Source: BMC Research Notes) …read more