Journal of Pharmacy And Bioallied Sciences

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

Sturge–Weber syndrome and glaucoma


Sambavi Anbuselvan, Paneerselvam Venkatachalam 
 Department of Opthalmology, Arasan Eye Hospital, Erode, Tamilnadu, India

Correspondence Address:
Sambavi Anbuselvan
Arasan Eye Hospital, Erode, Tamil Nadu
India

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.


How to cite this article:
Anbuselvan S, Venkatachalam P. Sturge–Weber syndrome and glaucoma.J Pharm Bioall Sci 2021;13:1765-1768


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Anbuselvan S, Venkatachalam P. Sturge–Weber syndrome and glaucoma. J Pharm Bioall Sci [serial online] 2021 [cited 2022 Sep 29 ];13:1765-1768
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