Propranolol-responsive cranial nerve palsies in a patient with PHACES syndrome

Edward El Rassi, Carol J. MacArthur

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PHACES syndrome is a neurocutaneous disorder characterized by the presence of segmental hemangiomas with associated anomalies of the posterior fossa, cerebral vasculature, cardiovascular system, eyes, and ventral or midline structures. We present the ?rst case of propranolol-responsive congenital trigeminal and facial nerve palsies secondary to an intracranial hemangioma in a patient with PHACES syndrome.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1778-1781
Number of pages4
JournalInternational Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology
Issue number10
StatePublished - Oct 1 2015

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
  • Otorhinolaryngology


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