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August 1977

Moyamoya Disease Presenting as a Seizure DisorderA Case Report

Author Affiliations

From the National Institutes of Neurological and Communicative Disorders and Stroke, Bethesda, Md (Dr Schoenberg), the Department of Neurology (Dr Schoenberg), Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, DC, and the Department of Neurology (Drs Schoenberg and Mellinger), Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn.

Arch Neurol. 1977;34(8):511-512. doi:10.1001/archneur.1977.00500200071015

• This report of moyamoya disease presenting with vascular headaches and a seizure disorder in a young girl is, to our knowledge, unique in the world literature. The apparent rarity of this condition may reflect the infrequent use of cerebral angiography in investigating such symptoms.