Moyamoya disease associated with midaortic syndrome.

  title={Moyamoya disease associated with midaortic syndrome.},
  author={Kojiro Korematsu and Susumu Yoshioka and Takashi Maruyama and Yasuyuki Nagai and Kazuhiko Inoue and Naoko Yukaya and Haruhisa Baba and Jun-ichi Kuratsu},
  journal={Pediatric neurosurgery},
  volume={43 1},
We report a 1-year-old girl who presented moyamoya disease associated with midaortic syndrome. She had been treated for cardiac failure and severe hypertension due to midaortic syndrome until she suffered seizure and repeated cerebral ischemic attack. Cerebral angiography revealed stenosis of the bilateral internal carotid artery at its terminal portion. She was successfully treated with encephaloduroarteriosynangiosis, and ischemic attack ceased postoperatively. This is the first report of… CONTINUE READING