Weber syndrome

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Weber syndrome

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Weber syndrome" returned 123 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Klippel Trenaunay syndrome in association with Sturge Weber syndrome about one case.
 

Author(s): Lamia Sfaihi, Khaoula Aissa, Hela Fourati, Fatma Kamoun, Zeineb Mnif, Thouraya Kamoun, Mongia Hachicha

Journal: Tunis Med. 2014 Feb;92(2):173-4.

 

Last Updated: 18 Jun 2014

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Thoracic vertebral hemangioma causing paraplegia in Klippel-Trenaunay-Weber syndrome: case report.
 

Author(s): Ozerk Okutan, Timur Yildirim, Serdar Isik, Berna Gokce, Barıs Saygili, Ethem Bes Konakli

Journal: Turk Neurosurg. 2013 ;23(4):518-20.

 

Vertebral hemangiomas are the most common tumours of the vertebral column. Generally, these tumours are asymptomatic but some patients complain of back pain and develop neurologic symptoms due to extraosseous extension. Vertebral hemangiomas can extend extradurally causing neurological ...

Last Updated: 8 Oct 2013

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A 17-year-old girl with Klippel-Weber syndrome complicated with a pulmonary thromboembolism and RV thrombus.
 

Author(s): Toshimasa Yamada, Takayoshi Ohba, Teppei Yamamoto, Nakahisa Kimata, Toru Inami, Ryo Munakata, Daisuke Murakami, Mitsunori Maruyama, Masamichi Takano, Chikao Ibuki, Noritake Hata, Yoshihiko Seino, Kyoichi Mizuno

Journal: Intern. Med.. 2013 ;52(12):1337-40.

 

A 17-year-old girl with multiple areas of skin hemangiomas that had been present since birth was referred to our institution complaining of sudden onset of dyspnea. Enhanced CT demonstrated a pulmonary thromboembolism and transthoracic echocardiogram showed a thrombus-like echo in ...

Last Updated: 18 Jun 2013

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The terms "Weber syndrome" returned 7 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Updates and future horizons on the understanding, diagnosis, and treatment of Sturge-Weber syndrome brain involvement.
 

Author(s): Warren Lo, Douglas A Marchuk, Karen L Ball, Csaba Juhász, Lori C Jordan, Joshua B Ewen, Anne Comi,

Journal: Dev Med Child Neurol. 2012 Mar;54(3):214-23.

 

To review recent developments in the understanding, diagnosis, and treatment of Sturge-Weber syndrome (SWS).

Last Updated: 13 Feb 2012

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Sturge-Weber syndrome: a case report and review of literatures.
 

Author(s): Jing Zhou, Nan-yun Li, Xiao-jun Zhou, Jian-dong Wang, Heng-hui Ma, Ru-song Zhang

Journal: Chin. Med. J.. 2010 Jan;123(1):117-21.

 

Last Updated: 8 Feb 2010

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Rendu-Osler-Weber Syndrome: case report and literature review.
 

Author(s): Antônio José Cortez Juares, Alfredo Rafael Dell'Aringa, José Carlos Nardi, Kazue Kobari, Vera Lúcia Muller Gradim Moron Rodrigues, Renato Martins Perches Filho

Journal: Braz J Otorhinolaryngol. ;74(3):452-7.

 

Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia or Rendu-Osler-Weber Disease is a rare fibrovascular dysplasia that makes vascular walls vulnerable to trauma and rupture, causing skin and mucosa bleeding. It is of dominant autosomal inheritance, characterized by recurrent epistaxis and telangiectasia ...

Last Updated: 28 Jul 2008

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Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

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Innovative Approaches to Gauge Progression of Sturge-Weber Syndrome
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Sturge-Weber Syndrome

 

Last Updated: 31 Jul 2013

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Adjunctive Everolimus (RAD 001) Therapy for Epilepsy in Children With Sturge-Weber Syndrome (SWS)
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Sturge Weber Syndrome

 

Last Updated: 23 Apr 2014

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Treatment of Port-wine Mark in Sturge-Weber Syndrome Using Topical Timolol
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Sturge Weber Syndrome; Port Wine Mark

 

Last Updated: 13 Jun 2013

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