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Case 50

Sarah T Pendlebury, Philip Anslow and Peter M Rothwell

in Neurological Case Histories

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print February 2007 | ISBN: 9780192631626
Published online November 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191753121 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780192631626.003.0050

Series: Oxford Case Histories

Case 50

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A 62-year-old woman complained of frontal headache, nausea and vomiting which had started gradually 10 days earlier. On the day of admission, she became confused and had two generalized motor seizures. She had cancer of the breast, treated with mastectomy and chemotherapy. Her last dose of chemotherapy had been 3 months previously. There was a past history of depression.

Chapter.  1090 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Neurology

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