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Sturge-Weber Syndrome Complicating with Ipsilateral Hemangioma-liked Nasal Polyps

Liu Yiwei, Sun Ke and Tang Jianguo*

DOI: 10.26717/BJSTR.2017.01.000311

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    • General Surgery Consultant, France
    • Corresponding author: Tang Jianguo, Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Sir Run Run Shaw Hospital, Medical College of Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, 310016, China

Received: August 14, 2017;   Published: August 30, 2017

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Sturge-Weber syndrome (SWS), also known as encephalotrigeminal angiomatosis, was reported by Schirmer, Sturge and Weber in succession in mid-19th century. And it is a neurocutaneous disease classically presenting with a facial portwine stain in the ophthalmic distribution of the trigeminal nerve, glaucoma and vascular eye abnormalities, and an ipsilateral occipital leptomeningeal angioma. It is possible to observe nose and sinus involvement in SWS [1].

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