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 CASE REPORT
Year : 2012  |  Volume : 7  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 200-201

Multiple cerebral cavernous haemangiomas in an infant


Department of Paediatric Neurology, Leicester Royal Infirmary, Leicester, LE1 5WW, United Kingdom

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Pooja Harijan
Department of Paediatric Neurology, Leicester Royal Infirmary, LE1 5WW
United Kingdom
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DOI: 10.4103/1817-1745.106479

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Cerebral cavernous malformations (CCMs) are vascular malformations causing seizures and cerebral hemorrhages. We report a 20-month old male with multiple CCMs associated with Krev interaction trapped 1 (KRIT1) c.845 + 1 G > C heterozygous transversion mutation. This case demonstrates the importance of molecular genetic analysis in cases of multiple CCM.






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