Multiple familial cavernous malformations evaluated over three generations with MR.

MR imaging was used to determine the presence or absence of cavernous malformations in three generations of family members. The presenting child (proband) had sustained a symptomatic hemorrhage. Multiple malformations were identified in his father, in an older sibling, and in an asymptomatic grandfather. The father's brother had died from cavernous… CONTINUE READING