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ALLMedicine™ Sturge-Weber Syndrome Center

Research & Reviews  201 results

Characteristics, surgical outcomes, and influential factors of epilepsy in Sturge-Weber...
https://doi.org/10.1093/brain/awab470
Brain : a Journal of Neurology; Wang S, Pan J et. al.

Dec 22nd, 2021 - Few studies have reported the clinical presentation, surgical treatment, outcomes, and influential factors for patients with epilepsy and Sturge-Weber syndrome. This large-scale retrospective study continuously enrolled 132 patients with Sturge-We...

Phacomatosis pigmentovascularis with sturge-weber syndrome and congenital glaucoma: A r...
https://doi.org/10.1177/11206721211067886
European Journal of Ophthalmology; Manavalan V, Kaliaperumal S et. al.

Dec 18th, 2021 - Phacomatosis pigmentovascularis (PPV) is a rare congenital disease characterized by the co-existence of cutaneous vascular malformation and pigmentary nevi with or without extracutaneous systemic involvement. Here, we present a 2-month old child d...

Unilateral Glaucoma
http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1207362-overview

Dec 15th, 2021 - Background Whereas any type of glaucoma can be unilateral, primary open-angle glaucoma, primary angle-closure glaucoma, primary infantile glaucoma, juvenile-onset glaucoma, and pigmentary glaucoma are generally bilateral diseases, the severity of ...

Ocular Findings in the Sturge-Weber Syndrome.
https://doi.org/10.1056/NEJMicm2107640
The New England Journal of Medicine; Roditi E, Assayag E

Nov 6th, 2021 - Ocular Findings in the Sturge-Weber Syndrome.|2021|Roditi E,Assayag E,|etiology,blood supply,pathology,complications,physiopathology,

Endothelial GNAQ p.R183Q Increases ANGPT2 (Angiopoietin-2) and Drives Formation of Enla...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8702487
Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology; Huang L, Bichsel C et. al.

Oct 22nd, 2021 - Capillary malformation (CM) occurs sporadically and is associated with Sturge-Weber syndrome. The somatic mosaic mutation in GNAQ (c.548G>A, p.R183Q) is enriched in endothelial cells (ECs) in skin CM and Sturge-Weber syndrome brain CM. Our goal wa...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  5 results

Cannabidiol Expanded Access Study in Medically Refractory Sturge-Weber Syndrome
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02332655

Apr 17th, 2020 - We hope to gain an understanding of the utility of pure CBD used for the treatment of medically refractory epilepsy in SWS in this open-label, safety dose-finding, study. Recent evidence suggests that CBD has multiple, beneficial, effects in patie...

Biomarker Development in Sturge-Weber Syndrome
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01345305

Apr 16th, 2020 - Sturge-Weber Syndrome (SWS) is a rare disorder presenting at birth with a facial port-wine birthmark and later in infancy with seizures and strokes that result in weakness on one side of the body, cognitive disabilities, glaucoma, and visual field...

Efficacy and Safety of ab Interno Trabeculectomy With the Kahook Dual Blade
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04202562

Dec 20th, 2019 - This new device, the Kahook Dual Blade, has been specially designed to create a gentle cut compared to other cutting-devices that also remove the trabecular meshwork. Preclinical investigation showed no harm in the surrounding tissues. Only two pr...

Treatment of Port-wine Mark in Sturge-Weber Syndrome Using Topical Timolol
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01533376

Mar 21st, 2019 - Port-wine mark (PWM) represents a congenital capillary malformation,characterized by dilation and malformation of dermal capillaries that lack endothelial proliferation. It is frequently seen in the facial distribution of the trigeminal nerve. PWM...

Efficacy and Safety Study of Topical Rapamycin Associated With Pulsed Dye Laser in Patients With Sturge-Weber Syndrome
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02080624

Mar 6th, 2014 - Patients with SWS will be treated with 2 sessions of PDL in the lateral part of the CM separated by an interval of 6 weeks and with 1% topical rapamycin or placebo in the superior or inferior half, both applied once a day for 12 weeks. The clinica...

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News  9 results

Early referral recommended for high-risk port-wine stain cases
https://www.mdedge.com/pediatrics/article/150509/dermatology/early-referral-recommended-high-risk-port-wine-stain-cases
Erin Cheslow

Oct 29th, 2017 - In high-risk port-wine stain phenotypes – forehead, hemifacial, and median – early referral to a pediatric neurologist is the best way to enable early symptom recognition of Sturge-Weber syndrome (SWS), according to results of a literature review.

Screening MRI misses Sturge-Weber in babies with port-wine stain
https://www.mdedge.com/neurology/article/144118/pediatrics/screening-mri-misses-sturge-weber-babies-port-wine-stain
Kari Oakes

Aug 7th, 2017 - CHICAGO – Screening infants with a port-wine stain for Sturge-Weber syndrome (SWS) with a magnetic resonance imaging brain scan had a 23% false-negative rate and actually delayed seizure detection, according to a recent study. When infants with po.

Screening MRI misses Sturge-Weber in babies with port-wine stain
https://www.mdedge.com/pediatrics/article/144118/pediatrics/screening-mri-misses-sturge-weber-babies-port-wine-stain
Kari Oakes

Aug 7th, 2017 - CHICAGO – Screening infants with a port-wine stain for Sturge-Weber syndrome (SWS) with a magnetic resonance imaging brain scan had a 23% false-negative rate and actually delayed seizure detection, according to a recent study. When infants with po.

Certain Therapies May Increase Risk for Retinal Detachment
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/740194

Apr 4th, 2011 - April 4, 2011 (San Diego, California) — Children with port wine stains and choroidal hemangiomas characteristic of Sturge-Weber syndrome who are treated with pulsed-dye laser therapy and the prostaglandin bimatoprost might have an unusually high r...

Certain Therapies May Increase Risk for Retinal Detachment
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/740194

Apr 4th, 2011 - April 4, 2011 (San Diego, California) — Children with port wine stains and choroidal hemangiomas characteristic of Sturge-Weber syndrome who are treated with pulsed-dye laser therapy and the prostaglandin bimatoprost might have an unusually high r...

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Patient Education  1 results see all →