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Disease Dandy-Walker Syndrome

Name Dandy-Walker Syndrome
Synonyms Cyst, Dandy-Walker | Cysts, Dandy-Walker | Dandy Walker Complex | Dandy-Walker Complex | Dandy-Walker Complices | Dandy-Walker Cyst | Dandy-Walker Cysts | Dandy-Walker Deformities | Dandy Walker Deformity | Dandy-Walker Deformity | Dandy Walker Malformation | Dandy-Walker Malformation | DANDY-WALKER MALFORMATION, INCLUDED | Dandy Walker Syndrome | Dandy Walker Syndrome, Familial | Dandy-Walker Syndrome, Familial | DWM, INCLUDED | DWS | Familial Dandy-Walker Syndrome | Hydrocephalus, Internal, Dandy-Walker Type | Hydrocephalus, Noncommunicating, Dandy-Walker Type | Luschka Magendie Foramina Atresia | Luschka-Magendie Foramina Atresia | Malformation, Dandy-Walker
Definition A congenital abnormality of the central nervous system marked by failure of the midline structures of the cerebellum to develop, dilation of the fourth ventricle, and upward displacement of the transverse sinuses, tentorium, and torcula. Clinical features include occipital bossing, progressive head enlargement, bulging of anterior fontanelle, papilledema, ataxia, gait disturbances, nystagmus, and intellectual compromise. (From Menkes, Textbook of Child Neurology, 5th ed, pp294-5)
Categories Congenital abnormality | Nervous system disease
MeSH® ID D003616
OMIM® ID 220200
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