, Volume 37, Issue 8, pp 692–695 | Cite as

Facial haemangioma, agenesis of the internal carotid artery and dysplasia of cerebral cortex: case report

  • I. Pascual-Castroviejo
  • J. Viaño
  • S. I. Pascual-Pascual
  • V. Martinez
Paediatric Neuroradiology


We describe a girl with a facial haemangioma, associated with other vascular anomalies: agenesis of the internal carotid artery, cerebral cortical dysplasia and hypoplasia of the cerebral hemisphere on the same side of the angioma. We studied the patient by conventional arteriography, T1- and T2-weighted MRI and magnetic resonance angiography.

Key words

Facial haemangioma Agenesis of internal carotid artery Cortical dysplasia Magnetic resonance angiography 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • I. Pascual-Castroviejo
    • 1
  • J. Viaño
    • 2
  • S. I. Pascual-Pascual
    • 1
  • V. Martinez
    • 2
  1. 1.Service of Child NeurologyHospital “La Paz”MadridSpain
  2. 2.Magnetic Resonance Imaging UnitSanatorio Nuestra Señora del RosarioMadridSpain

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