A 21-year-old woman had pseudotumor cerebri as a major manifestation of systemic lupus erythematosus. Recognition of this rare association precluded the performance of hazardous neuroradiologic procedures. Treatment with systemic steroids produced a dramatic resolution of all symptoms and signs, including the papilledema. (JAMA 228:197-200, 1974)
Carlow TJ, Glaser JS. Pseudotumor Cerebri Syndrome in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus. JAMA. 1974;228(2):197–200. doi:10.1001/jama.1974.03230270041025
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