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Unusual cerebral complication associated with ulcerative colitis

  • Tadahiko Masaki
  • Tetsuichiro Muto
  • Masaru Shinozaki
  • Toshihiko Kuroda
Case Report

Abstract

A case of ulcerative colitis complicated with convulsive seizure is reported. Magnetic resonance imasing studies strongly suggested cerebral vasculitis was the main cause of this episode.

Key words

ulcerative colitis convulsion vasculitis MRI 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Tadahiko Masaki
    • 1
  • Tetsuichiro Muto
    • 1
  • Masaru Shinozaki
    • 1
  • Toshihiko Kuroda
    • 1
  1. 1.First Department of SurgeryUniversity of TokyoTokyoJapan

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