Dyke-Davidoff-Masson syndrome

Case contributed by Dr Hani Salam

Patient Data

Age: 3 months

Case Discussion

A 3 months old with history of small for gestational age, emergency cesarean section for fetal distress.  Brain MRI clearly demonstrates cerebral hemiatrophy and encephalomalacia involving the posterior frontal and parietal lobes. Skull asymmetry is consistent with Dyke-Davidoff-Masson syndrome.

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Case information

rID: 8941
Case created: 11th Mar 2010
Last edited: 29th Nov 2015
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