Which syndromes and CNS disorders are included in the differential diagnoses of Sturge-Weber syndrome (SWS)?

Updated: Dec 26, 2018
  • Author: Masanori Takeoka, MD; Chief Editor: George I Jallo, MD  more...
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The following disorders have a clinical presentation similar to that of Sturge-Weber syndrome (SWS) and must be included in the differential diagnosis:

  • Klippel-Trenaunay-Weber syndrome

  • Dyke-Davidoff-Masson syndrome

  • Siderosis

  • Calcification secondary to intrathecal methotrexate therapy and meningitis


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