Cerebral capillary telangiectasis in an infant. Coincidental association with hypsarrhythmia

C. J. Crosley, R. C. Kim, J. E. Parisi, G. H. Collins, J. Sondheimer

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Abstract

We studied a case of cerebral capillary telangiectasis in infancy. The patient, who had received treatment with intramuscular corticotropin for hypsarrhythmia, suffered disseminated intravascular coagulation and died on the 66th day of life. Neuropathological examination disclosed the presence of two fresh hemorrhages of moderate size within the cerebral hemispheres, one of which seemed to have originated from a capillary telangiectasis within the left frontoorbital white matter.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)79-80
Number of pages2
JournalArchives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Volume106
Issue number2
StatePublished - Mar 26 1982
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pathology and Forensic Medicine
  • Medical Laboratory Technology

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    Crosley, C. J., Kim, R. C., Parisi, J. E., Collins, G. H., & Sondheimer, J. (1982). Cerebral capillary telangiectasis in an infant. Coincidental association with hypsarrhythmia. Archives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, 106(2), 79-80.