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Intracranial Calcifications with Dandy Walker Malformation



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Sakthi Seethalakshmi P, Kumaravel KS, Sampathkumar P, Babu T, Rani SR
Department of Pediatrics, Government Mohan Kumaramangalam Medical College, Salem, Tamilnadu, India.

Address for Correspondence: Kumaravel KS, 191A, Shankar Nagar, Salem 7, Tamil Nadu - 636007. Email: Kumaravelks@Rediffmail.Com

A male child born of non-consanguineous marriage was admitted with severe microcephaly and seizures. There were no ocular, hematological, abdominal or cardiovascular abnormalities. CT brain showed cerebellar vermian agenesis, Dandy-Walker Malformation (DWM), lissencephaly, agenesis of corpus callosum, intracerebral-periventricular and basal ganglia calcification (Fig1,2). TORCH infection was suspected but the serology for all TORCH components, repeated twice was negative. Maternal TORCH serology was also negative.

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