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Cutaneous, mediastinal and hepatic hemangiomas in a girl followed during 12 years.
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PMID:  21557145     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
We present in this paper the case of a 12-year-old girl who had the clinical features of 2 different disorders: neurofibromatosis 1 (NF1) and 3 hemangiomas located in the skin, liver and mediastinum. The patient did not receive any specific treatment and showed a normal progressive evolution that lasted 1 / to 2 years and a very slow regression that lasted for a more prolonged time than expected (the 3 hemangiomas have not completely disappeared yet), although all 3 have been asymptomatic. MRI of the brain did not disclose a hemangioblastoma of the cerebellum or any other vascular lesion of the brain. Mental development of this girl was in the borderline range, as is commonly seen in Pascual-Castroviejo II syndrome (P-CIIS)/PHACE syndrome and in NF1, 2 syndromes which have not been reported to be associated in the same patient previously.
I Pascual-Castroviejo; M Parrón Pajares; S-I Pascual-Pascual; P Jara; R Velázquez-Fragua
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article     Date:  2011-05-09
Journal Detail:
Title:  Neuropediatrics     Volume:  42     ISSN:  1439-1899     ISO Abbreviation:  Neuropediatrics     Publication Date:  2011 Feb 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-05-10     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8101187     Medline TA:  Neuropediatrics     Country:  Germany    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  24-7     Citation Subset:  IM    
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© Georg Thieme Verlag KG Stuttgart · New York.
Private Surgery, Pediatric Neurology, Madrid, Spain.
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