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Arteriovenous malformation simulating encephalocele: CT findings.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  3571599     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Congenital arteriovenous malformation (AVM) of the scalp is a rare lesion, which usually is easily diagnosed. A case of a newborn infant with a midline occipital soft tissue mass that clinically simulated an encephalocele is reported. Postcontrast CT was useful in ruling out encephalocele and suggesting the diagnosis of AVM.
Authors:
R Silbergleit; T O Gabrielsen
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of computer assisted tomography     Volume:  11     ISSN:  0363-8715     ISO Abbreviation:  J Comput Assist Tomogr     Publication Date:    1987 May-Jun
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1987-06-15     Completed Date:  1987-06-15     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7703942     Medline TA:  J Comput Assist Tomogr     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  522-4     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Arteriovenous Malformations / radiography*
Diagnosis, Differential
Encephalocele / radiography*
Humans
Infant, Newborn
Scalp / blood supply*
Tomography, X-Ray Computed*

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