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Sturge-Weber Syndrome (Sturge-Kalischer-Weber Syndrome)

A non-inherited congenital condition with vascular and neurological abnormalities. It is characterized by facial vascular nevi (PORT-WINE STAIN), and capillary angiomatosis of intracranial membranes (MENINGES; CHOROID). Neurological features include EPILEPSY; cognitive deficits; GLAUCOMA; and visual defects.
Also Known As:
Sturge-Kalischer-Weber Syndrome; Sturge-Weber-Dimitri Syndrome; Angiomatosis Oculoorbital-Thalamic Syndrome; Encephalofacial Hemangiomatosis Syndrome; Meningo-Oculo-Facial Angiomatosis; Meningofacial Angiomatosis-Cerebral Calcification Syndrome; Sturge Disease; Sturge Syndrome; Sturge's Syndrome; Sturge-Weber-Krabbe Syndrome; Angiomatoses, Meningo-Oculo-Facial; Angiomatosis, Meningo-Oculo-Facial; Encephalofacial Hemangiomatosis Syndromes; Hemangiomatosis Syndrome, Encephalofacial; Hemangiomatosis Syndromes, Encephalofacial; Meningo Oculo Facial Angiomatosis; Meningo-Oculo-Facial Angiomatoses; Meningofacial Angiomatosis Cerebral Calcification Syndrome; Neuroretinoangiomatoses; Phakomatosis, Sturge Weber; Sturge Kalischer Weber Syndrome; Sturge Weber Dimitri Syndrome; Sturge Weber Krabbe Syndrome; Sturge Weber Syndrome; Sturge-Weber Phakomatosis; Syndrome, Encephalofacial Hemangiomatosis; Syndrome, Sturge; Syndrome, Sturge's; Syndrome, Sturge-Kalischer-Weber; Syndrome, Sturge-Weber; Syndrome, Sturge-Weber-Dimitri; Syndrome, Sturge-Weber-Krabbe; Syndromes, Encephalofacial Hemangiomatosis; Neuroretinoangiomatosis; Phakomatosis, Sturge-Weber
Networked: 192 relevant articles (11 outcomes, 14 trials/studies)

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Disease Context: Research Results

Related Diseases

1. Glaucoma
2. Hemangioma (Angioma)
3. Epilepsy (Aura)
4. Migraine Disorders (Migraine)
5. Encephalitis (Encephalitis, Rasmussen)

Experts

1. Comi, Anne M: 12 articles (06/2013 - 05/2003)
2. Chugani, Harry T: 6 articles (02/2015 - 02/2003)
3. Juhász, Csaba: 6 articles (02/2015 - 02/2003)
4. Kossoff, Eric H: 6 articles (02/2013 - 12/2002)
5. Alkonyi, Bálint: 4 articles (08/2012 - 06/2011)
6. Kubicka-Trząska, Agnieszka: 2 articles (11/2015 - 01/2011)
7. Romanowska-Dixon, Bożena: 2 articles (11/2015 - 01/2011)
8. Yonekawa, Yoshihiro: 2 articles (06/2013 - 01/2010)
9. Sreenivasan, Aditya K: 2 articles (06/2013 - 02/2013)
10. Pevsner, Jonathan: 2 articles (05/2013 - 05/2003)

Drugs and Biologics

Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to Sturge-Weber Syndrome:
1. Lennox-Gastaut type Epileptic encephalopathyIBA
2. GadoliniumIBA
3. 1-phenyl-3,3-dimethyltriazene (PDT)IBA
4. bevacizumabFDA Link
5. gadolinium 1,4,7,10- tetraazacyclododecane- N,N',N'',N'''- tetraacetateIBA
6. naratriptanFDA LinkGeneric
7. Glucose (Dextrose)FDA LinkGeneric
8. Gadolinium DTPA (Magnevist)FDA Link
9. Aspirin (Acetylsalicylic Acid)FDA LinkGeneric
10. Parkes Weber syndromeIBA

Therapies and Procedures

1. Trabeculectomy (Trabeculoplasty)
2. Hemispherectomy
3. Photochemotherapy (Photodynamic Therapy)
4. Semiconductor Lasers
5. Laser Therapy (Surgery, Laser)