2017, Cilt 9, Sayı 3, Sayfa(lar) 062-065
Sepsis associated encephalopathy: A case report and literature review
Miruna Florentina Ateş, Şevki Şahin, Nilgün Çınar, Sibel Karşıdağ
Maltepe Üniversitesi, Tıp Fakültesi, Nöroloji A.D. İstanbul
Keywords: Sepsis, encephalopathy, coma, brain

Sepsis-associated encephalopathy (SAE) is a central nervous system disorder triggered by sepsis. The pathogenesis of SAE may explain that the entering inflammatory cytokines to cerebral microcirculation after destruction of blood brain barrier during sepsis. Herein, we aimed to review the informations about SIE in the light of neurological findings that occurred after urosepsis in an 85 years old female patient.