Weber syndrome

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Weber syndrome

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Weber syndrome" returned 188 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia, liver disease and elevated serum testosterone (Osler-Weber-Rendu syndrome): a case report.
 

Author(s): R Dissanayake, K P K Y M D S Wickramarathne, S N Seneviratne, S N Perera, M U J Fernando, V P Wickramasinghe

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A Sri Lankan girl with hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia (Osler-Weber-Rendu syndrome) is described.

Last Updated: 24 Jan 2017

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Analysis of Epileptic Discharges from Implanted Subdural Electrodes in Patients with Sturge-Weber Syndrome.
 

Author(s): Yasushi Iimura, Hidenori Sugano, Madoka Nakajima, Takuma Higo, Hiroharu Suzuki, Hajime Nakanishi, Hajime Arai

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Almost two-thirds of patients with Sturge-Weber syndrome (SWS) have epilepsy, and half of them require surgery for it. However, it is well known that scalp electroencephalography (EEG) does not demonstrate unequivocal epileptic discharges in patients with SWS. Therefore, we analyzed ...

Last Updated: 8 Apr 2016

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The Advantage of Synthetic MRI for the Visualization of Early White Matter Change in an Infant with Sturge-Weber Syndrome.
 

Author(s): Christina Andica, Akifumi Hagiwara, Misaki Nakazawa, Kouhei Tsuruta, Nao Takano, Masaaki Hori, Hiroharu Suzuki, Hidenori Sugano, Hajime Arai, Shigeki Aoki

Journal: Magn Reson Med Sci. 2016 Oct;15(4):347-348.

 

Last Updated: 22 Mar 2016

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The terms "Weber syndrome" returned 12 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Current Therapeutic Options in Sturge-Weber Syndrome.
 

Author(s): Anne Comi

Journal: Semin Pediatr Neurol. 2015 Dec;22(4):295-301.

 

Sturge-Weber syndrome is a vascular malformation syndrome consisting of a facial port-wine birthmark associated with malformed leptomeningeal blood vessels and a choroid "angioma" of the eye. It is a rare neurocutaneous disorder that occurs sporadically, is not inherited, and is caused ...

Last Updated: 26 Dec 2015

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Ophthalmic Alterations in the Sturge-Weber Syndrome, Klippel-Trenaunay Syndrome, and the Phakomatosis Pigmentovascularis: An Independent Group of Conditions?
 

Author(s): Solmaz Abdolrahimzadeh, Vittorio Scavella, Lorenzo Felli, Filippo Cruciani, Maria Teresa Contestabile, Santi Maria Recupero

Journal: Biomed Res Int. 2015 ;2015():786519.

 

The phakomatoses have been traditionally defined as a group of hereditary diseases with variable expressivity characterized by multisystem tumors with possible malignant transformation. The Sturge-Weber syndrome, Klippel-Trenaunay syndrome, and the phakomatosis pigmentovascularis ...

Last Updated: 9 Oct 2015

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Image diagnosis: Weber syndrome: a rare presentation of acute leukemia-a case report and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Valliappan Muthu, Santosh Kumar, Gaurav Prakash, Prashant Sharma, Subhash Varma

Journal: Perm J. 2015 ;19(1):83-5.

 

Last Updated: 9 Feb 2015

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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: 18 Jan 2017

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Trial of Sirolimus for Cognitive Impairment in Sturge-Weber Syndrome
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Sturge-Weber Syndrome

 

Last Updated: 6 Feb 2017

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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: 18 Dec 2015

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