Presentation, diagnosis, pathophysiology, and treatment of the neurological features of Sturge-Weber syndrome.

@article{Comi2011PresentationDP,
  title={Presentation, diagnosis, pathophysiology, and treatment of the neurological features of Sturge-Weber syndrome.},
  author={Anne M Comi},
  journal={The neurologist},
  year={2011},
  volume={17 4},
  pages={179-84}
}
BACKGROUND Sturge-Weber syndrome (SWS) is a neurovascular disorder with a capillary malformation of the face (port-wine birthmark), a capillary-venous malformation in the eye, and a capillary-venous malformation in the brain (leptomeningeal angioma). Although SWS is a congenital disorder usually presenting in infancy, occasionally neurological symptoms first present in adulthood and most affected individuals do survive into adulthood with varying degrees of neurological impairment including… CONTINUE READING

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