Clinical Case Reports (2020-09-01)

Encephalopathy and brain atrophy during induction chemotherapy in acute lymphoblastic leukemia

  • Qiao‐Ru Li,
  • Si‐Mao Fu,
  • Yin‐Lei Mo,
  • Yu Li,
  • Cong Liang,
  • Li‐Na Wang,
  • Wen‐Yan Tang,
  • Li‐Bin Huang,
  • Xue‐Qun Luo,
  • Yan‐Lai Tang

Journal volume & issue
Vol. 8, no. 9
pp. 1858 – 1859


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Abstract The MRI showed encephalopathy and brain atrophy of the left parietal lobe, occipital lobe and temporal lobe and decreased infiltration of the dura mater on T2‐weighted imaging. But encephalopathy and brain atrophy could be improved with neurotrophic drugs and additional intelligence teaching.