Sturge-Weber syndrome without facial nevus: An unusual cause of neonatal seizures

Sau Wei Wong, Linn Kyaw, Lai Choo Ong, Annuar M. Zulfiqar

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Abstract

Sturge-Weber syndrome is a neurocutaneous syndrome characterised by facial port wine stain, ipsilateral leptomeningeal angioma and vascular eye abnormalities. We report a rare case of Sturge-Weber syndrome without facial nevus presenting with neonatal seizures.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)237-239
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Paediatrics and Child Health
Volume47
Issue number4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Apr 2011

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Keywords

  • facial nevus
  • neonatal seizures
  • Sturge-Weber syndrome

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health

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Sturge-Weber syndrome without facial nevus : An unusual cause of neonatal seizures. / Wong, Sau Wei; Kyaw, Linn; Ong, Lai Choo; Zulfiqar, Annuar M.

In: Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, Vol. 47, No. 4, 04.2011, p. 237-239.

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Wong, Sau Wei ; Kyaw, Linn ; Ong, Lai Choo ; Zulfiqar, Annuar M. / Sturge-Weber syndrome without facial nevus : An unusual cause of neonatal seizures. In: Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health. 2011 ; Vol. 47, No. 4. pp. 237-239.
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