[Skip to Content]
Access to paid content on this site is currently suspended due to excessive activity being detected from your IP address Please contact the publisher to request reinstatement.
[Skip to Content Landing]
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)