Dyke-davidoff-masson syndrome

Kalyan Paudel, Anand Venugopal

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Abstract

Dyke-Davidoff-Masson syndrome refers to atrophy of one cerebral hemisphere (hemiatrophy) due to an insult to the brain in fetal or early childhood period. This is an uncommon condition. We present a case of a nine month-old female presented with seizure and weakness of the right upper and lower extremities and subsequently computed tomography was performed and showed hemiatrophy of the left fronto-parietal lobe with degenerative changes in the left cerebral peduncle.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)272-274
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of the Nepal Medical Association
Volume52
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - 01-01-2013

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Medicine(all)

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