Diffusion-weighted magnetic resonance imaging and the evaluation of cortical blindness in preeclampsia

ArticleinSurvey of Ophthalmology 48(6):647-50 · November 2003with10 Reads
Impact Factor: 3.85 · DOI: 10.1016/j.survophthal.2003.08.008 · Source: PubMed

    Abstract

    Cortical blindness is an uncommon, but dramatic, complication of preeclampsia. We present a case in which diffusion-weighted magnetic resonance imaging played a critical role in determining the etiology of the cortical blindness and its subsequent management.