Sturge-weber syndrome without port-wine facial nevus: Report of 2 cases studied by CT

Paolo Ambrosetio, Giovanni Ambrosetto, Roberto Michelucci, Antonella Bacci

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2 cases of Slurge-Webcr syndrome without facial nevus are reported. The patients presented different forms of epilepsy. The diagnosis was made by computed tomography (CT) which showed typical intracranial calcifications in both occipital regions. The problems concerning the atypical and incomplete forms of the syndrome are briefly discussed. The importance of CT as a diagnostic procedure for this disease is emphasized.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)387-392
Number of pages6
JournalPediatric Neurosurgery
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - 1983



  • Computerized tomography
  • Epilepsy
  • Facial nevus
  • Sturge-Weber syndrome

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Clinical Neurology
  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
  • Surgery

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