Vascular and nonvascular intracranial malformation associated with external capillary hemangiomas

Neuroradiology. 1978;16:82-4. doi: 10.1007/BF00395211.


Seven patients with facial and scalp capillary hemangiomas with associated and nonvascular intracranial malformations are presented. All patients were female. The most important anomalies include: Dandy-Walker disease, cerebellar hypoplasia, arterial angiomas, and abnormal origin and intracranial distribution of some of the principal cerebral arteries.

MeSH terms

  • Brain / abnormalities*
  • Cerebral Angiography
  • Child, Preschool
  • Dandy-Walker Syndrome / complications
  • Facial Neoplasms / complications*
  • Female
  • Hemangioma / complications*
  • Humans
  • Infant
  • Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformations / complications*
  • Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformations / diagnostic imaging
  • Scalp*
  • Skin Neoplasms / complications*