Bilateral internal carotid artery hypotrophy in malignant osteopetrosis.

Ramli, N.; Rahmat, K.; Tan, G.P. (2008) Bilateral internal carotid artery hypotrophy in malignant osteopetrosis. Singapore medical journal, 49 (7). e175-7. ISSN 0037-5675

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Abstract

Malignant osteopetrosis is associated with petrous carotid canal and internal carotid artery stenosis in the skull base. We present a four-year-old boy with malignant osteopetrosis who developed right frontal lobe infarction as a result of bilateral internal carotid artery hypotrophy.

Item Type: Article
Journal or Publication Title: Singapore medical journal
Additional Information: Department of Biomedical Imaging, University of Malaya Medical Centre, Kuala Lumpur 50603, Malaysia.
Uncontrolled Keywords: Blood Transfusion; Brain/pathology
Subjects: R Medicine
Divisions: UNSPECIFIED
Depositing User: Mr. Faizal Hamzah
Date Deposited: 26 Apr 2011 10:25
Last Modified: 26 Apr 2011 10:25
URI: http://eprints.um.edu.my/id/eprint/1020

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