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Mymensingh Med J. 2019 Apr;28(2):456-460.

A 20 Years Young Lady with Recurrent Convulsion since Childhood (Sturge-Weber Syndrome).

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Dr Uttam Kumar Sarker, Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology, Mymensingh Medical College (MMC), Mymensingh, Bangladesh; E-mail: drsarkeruk@gmail.com.

Abstract

Sturge Weber Syndrome (SWS) is a sporadic neurocutanous disease characterized by facial port wine stain, ocular abnormalities and leptomengealangioma. We present here a 20 year old normotensive, non-diabetic lady hailing from Sarishabari, Jamalur District, Bangladesh got admitted in Mymensingh Medical College Hospital (MMCH), Mymensingh, Bangladesh on 15 July 2018 with the complaints of recurrent convulsion since 3 months of her life, weakness of the right side of the body for same duration according to the statement of the patients mother she was reasonably well until 3 months of her age. The precise pathogenesis is unknown. Clinical feature vary from gentle to full blown sickness with facial stain, seizures and glaucoma.

PMID:
31086166
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