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A Case of Reversible Cerebral Vasoconstriction Syndrome Triggered by High-Dose Methotrexate in a Boy With Lymphoma.

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Summary of "A Case of Reversible Cerebral Vasoconstriction Syndrome Triggered by High-Dose Methotrexate in a Boy With Lymphoma."

Reversible cerebral vasoconstriction syndrome (RCVS) is characterized by thunderclap headaches and transient segmental cerebral arterial vasoconstriction. Many drugs have been identified as triggers of RCVS. However, RCVS induced by methotrexate (MTX), an antimetabolite agent, has never been reported.

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Name: Headache
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