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February 1985

Contrast-Induced Seizure Associated With Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura: Case Report

Author Affiliations

From Presbyterian Hospital, University of Oklahoma Sciences Center, Oklahoma City.

Arch Intern Med. 1985;145(2):363-364. doi:10.1001/archinte.1985.00360020207037

• A patient with thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura had a seizure as the result of a contrast media injection given during computed tomographic examination. To our knowledge, ours is the first such case reported.

(Arch Intern Med 1985;145:363-364)