As many as 25% of all cavernous malformations occur in children, and they are distributed in a bimodal fashion with peaks at 3 and 11 years of age. Cavernous malformations in children pose a unique set of challenges. This article therefore reviews the epidemiology, pathology, clinical characteristics, and management of cavernous malformations of the pediatric central nervous system. 2002, Elsevier Science (USA). All rights reserved.
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- Clinical Neurology