Journal of Radiology Case Reports, Vol 13, No 3 (2019)

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Vein of Galen Malformation, a cause of Intracranial Calcification: Case Report and Review of Literature

Vein of Galen Malformation, a cause of Intracranial Calcification: Case Report and Review of Literature

Rayane Issa, Andrew Barakat, Rida Salman, Lena Naffaa

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Abstract


Intracranial calcifications in the pediatric population can have many etiologies including neoplastic, infectious, neurodegenerative, metabolic, or cerebrovascular abnormalities. We present the case of a 2-year-old boy with vein of Galen malformation, a rare cause of intracranial calcifications with a review of literature.

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