Angiomatosis cutaneo-meningo-spinal; Angiomatosis metamere; Cutaneo-meningo-spinal angiomatosis
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Since birth existing, 1 or 2 dermatomes of the following nevus flammeus lateralis. Neurological symptoms beginning in schoolchildren or adolescents in the form of sudden paralysis or progressive neurological deficits reminiscent of an intraspinal tumour.
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X-ray of the spine, CT, NMR, selective angiography of the spinal vessels.
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If possible, surgical removal of the angioma, see below nevus flammeus lateralis, cooperation with neurologists and neurosurgeons. Treatment of the flammeus nevus.
LiteratureThis section has been translated automatically.
- Clinton TS et al (2003) Cobb syndrome associated with a verrucous (angiokeratomalike) vascular malformation. Cutis 71: 283-287
- Cobb S (1915) Haemangioma of the spinal cord associated with skin naevi of the same metamere. Ann Surg 62: 641-649
- Jessen TR, Thompson S, Smith EB (1977) Cobb Syndrome. Arch Dermatol 113: 1587-1590
- Soeda A et al (2003) Cobb syndrome in an infant: treatment with endovascular embolization and corticosteroid therapy: case report. Neurosurgery 52: 711-715
Incoming links (6)Angiokeratoma circumscriptum; Angiomatosis, cutaneo-meningo-spinal; Angiomatosis, metameric; Café-au-lait stain; Klippel-trénaunay syndrome; Servelle-martorell syndrome;
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