A Rare Cause of Reversible Splenial Lesion Syndrome (RESLES): Benign Convulsions with Mild Gastroenteritis


UYSAL N. , Dezhakam A., KANMAZ S. , Yilmaz S.

JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC RESEARCH, vol.8, no.3, pp.359-362, 2021 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 8 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.4274/jpr.galenos.2020.89156
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC RESEARCH
  • Page Numbers: pp.359-362
  • Keywords: Splenium, corpus callosum, gastroenteritis, seizure, RESLES

Abstract

Transient lesions involving the splenium of corpus callosum is defined as reversible splenial lesion syndrome (RESLES). Benign convulsions with mild gastroenteritis is a rare condition which may be associated with RESLES. Since the prognosis is excellent, the awareness of this association is important to prevent unnecessary investigations and anti-epileptic drug therapy.