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Neonatal Med. 2014 Feb;21(1):79-83. English. Case Report.
Lee JW , Lee YY , Kim SS , Jin JY , Hong HS .
Department of Pediatrics, College of Medicine, Soonchunhyang University, Bucheon Hospital, Korea.
Department of Radiology, Bucheon Hospital, College of Medicine, Soonchunhyang University, Korea.

We present a case of metameric arteriovenous malformation (AVM) in a neonate. The neonate appeared normal, except for a dimple and blue discoloration in the lower thoracic spine. Spinal ultrasonography revealed cutaneomeningiospinalangiomatosis in the thoracic spine. Spinal magnetic resonance imaging revealed a definite metameric AVM at the T10-T11 level and a cutaneous hemangioma at T11. The neonate was conclusively diagnosed with spinal metameric AVM at the T10-T11 level. The neonate was asymptomatic with no, abnormal physical or neurological complications, including urinary incontinence, fecal incontinence, or muscle weakness.

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