Cerebral Arteriopathy in a Newborn With Incontinentia Pigmenti.

  title={Cerebral Arteriopathy in a Newborn With Incontinentia Pigmenti.},
  author={Sarah B Mulkey and R H Ramakrishnaiah and Tonya M Balmakund},
  journal={Pediatric neurology},
BACKGROUND Incontinentia pigmenti is a rare X-linked neurocutaneous disorder that can present in the neonatal period with seizures and encephalopathy. Brain magnetic resonance imaging and magnetic resonance angiography may reveal cerebral infarction and arteriopathy. PATIENT DESCRIPTION We describe a neonate with the typical rash of incontinentia pigmenti along with seizures and brain magnetic resonance imaging abnormalities. RESULTS Brain magnetic resonance imaging, magnetic resonance… CONTINUE READING