Lenticulostriate vasculopathy in twin-to-twin transfusion syndrome

  title={Lenticulostriate vasculopathy in twin-to-twin transfusion syndrome},
  author={Y Kandasamy and G Alcock and Tieh Hee Hai Guan Koh},
  journal={Journal of Perinatology},
Intracranial pathology is a common and important complication in extremely low birth weight babies. Lenticulostriate vasculopathy (LSV) is an abnormal finding on cranial ultrasounds of sick babies and has been associated with congenital infection, chromosomal aberration and twin-to-twin transfusion. We describe a previously unreported situation of LSV being detected in both donor and recipient twin. This pair of monochorionic, diamniotic twins was admitted to the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at… CONTINUE READING