Linear scleroderma "en coup de sabre" coexisting with plaque-morphea: neuroradiological manifestation and response to corticosteroids.

@article{Unterberger2003LinearS,
  title={Linear scleroderma "en coup de sabre" coexisting with plaque-morphea: neuroradiological manifestation and response to corticosteroids.},
  author={Iris Unterberger and Eugen Trinka and Klaus W Engelhardt and Armin Muigg and Philipp Eller and Milton Wagner and Norbert Sepp and Gerhard Bauer},
  journal={Journal of neurology, neurosurgery, and psychiatry},
  year={2003},
  volume={74 5},
  pages={661-4}
}
A 24 year old woman in the 33rd week of pregnancy developed progressive neurological complications with right sided hemiparesis in association with the occurrence of linear scleroderma "en coup de sabre" (LSCS) and pre-existing plaque-morphea, already being treated by balneophototherapy. Further progression of neurological symptoms led to a caesarean section with the delivery of a healthy child. Brain magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) showed focal T2 signal increases in the left frontoparietal… CONTINUE READING

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