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May 1984

Divry-Van Bogaert Syndrome: Clinical and Ultrastructural Findings

Author Affiliations

From the Departments of Neurology (Drs Bussone, Parati, Boiardi, La Mantia, and Boeri) and Neuroradiology (Dr Savoiardo), Istituto Neurologico C Besta, and the Institute of Anatomy, University of Milan (Dr Tredici), Milan, Italy.

Arch Neurol. 1984;41(5):560-562. doi:10.1001/archneur.1984.04050170110029

• A case of a progressive disease with epilepsy, marble skin, and roentgenographic evidence of tapering of the distal carotid branches with corticomeningeal angiomatosis was studied. The clinical course, angiographic findings, and skin biopsy results justified the diagnosis of noncalcifying venous capillary angiomatosis, or Divry-Van Bogaert syndrome.