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Year : 2021  |  Volume : 13  |  Issue : 6  |  Page : 1765-1768

Sturge–Weber syndrome and glaucoma

Department of Opthalmology, Arasan Eye Hospital, Erode, Tamilnadu, India

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Sambavi Anbuselvan
Arasan Eye Hospital, Erode, Tamil Nadu
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DOI: 10.4103/jpbs.jpbs_354_21

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Sturge–Weber syndrome (SWS) is a neurocutaneous syndrome characterized by capillary venous malformations in the skin, eye, and brain with the occurrence of angiomas of the face, choroid, and leptomeninges. The characteristics signs include facial port-wine birth mark, glaucoma, choroidal hemangioma with brain malformations, and cognitive abnormalities. In this article, we have documented the case report of a 24-year-old male with SWS presenting with glaucoma.

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