Unusual magnetic resonance imaging findings in a patient with posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome

Hyug-Gi Kim, Kyung Mi Lee, Jin San Lee


A 37-year-old male presented to the neurology department after developing sudden headache, nausea, and visual disturbances. The patient had been diagnosed with hypertension 5 years previously, but was not currently taking appropriate medication; he also had a 20-pack/year history of smoking.