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Dyke Davidoff Masson Syndrome: A case report

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Int J Med Res Health Sci. |

Authors: More Sumeet S, Jadhav Aravinash L, Garkal Shailendra M, Tewari Suresh C
Int J Med Res Health Sci. 2013;2(2):297-300 | 

ABSTRACT

Dyke-Davidoff-Masson syndrome (DDMS) is characterized by seizures, facial asymmetry, contralateral hemiplegia and mental retardation. The characteristic radiologic features are cerebral hemiatrophy with homolateral hypertrophy of the skull and sinuses. We report a case of DDMS in an 18years old girl who presented with a history of generalized tonic – clonic seizures, hemiparesis and hemiatrophy of right side.

Keywords: Hemiatrophy, Seizure, Hemiplegia.

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