Brain malformations in linear nevus sebaceous syndrome: An MR study

Mohammad Sarwar, Michael E. Schafer

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A case is presented of a 16-year-old girl who had unilateral linear nevus sebaceous syndrome and ipsilateral brain malformations. These consisted of unilateral megalencephaly, white matter hypoplasia and excessive gray matter, deficient sulcation, and focal areas of pachygyria of the frontal lobe best seen on magnetic resonance imaging.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)338-340
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of computer assisted tomography
Issue number2
StatePublished - Jan 1 1988


  • Abnormalities-Brain
  • Abnormalities-Face
  • Anomalies
  • Congenital-Brain
  • Development-Magnetic resonance imaging

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging


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