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Images in Neurology
January 2013

Neurologic and Vascular Abnormalities in Klippel-Trenaunay-Weber Syndrome

Author Affiliations

Author Affiliations: Departments of Neurology (Drs Renard, Campello, Taieb, Orgeval, and Castelnovo), Ophthalmology (Dr Jeanjean), Nuclear Medicine (Dr Collombier), Radiology (Dr Metge), and Electrophysiology (Dr Briere), CHU Nîmes, Hôpital Caremeau, Nîmes; and Department of Neuroradiology, CHU Montpellier, Hôpital Gui de Chauliac, Montpellier (Dr Bonafe), France.

JAMA Neurol. 2013;70(1):127-128. doi:10.1001/jamaneurol.2013.587

A 56-year-old woman woman with congenital Klippel-Trenaunay-Weber syndrome presented with progressive, fluctuating, right frontal headache and left brachiofacial paresthesias. Clinical examination showed right-sided predominant bone and soft tissue hypertrophy, varicose veins, capillary hemangiomae, and conjunctival varicosities in both eyes, in the absence of neurologic abnormalities (Figure 1).

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