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Cerebral vasculitis following allopurinol treatment.
  1. P. M. Rothwell,
  2. R. Grant
  1. Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh, UK.


    A 45-year-old man developed cerebral vasculitis associated with a systemic hypersensitivity response shortly after commencing treatment with allopurinol. The illness settled on withdrawal of the drug and no other cause was found.

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