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Sturge-Weber and Klippel-Trenaunay syndromes with absence of inferior vena cava.
  1. G Stewart,
  2. G Farmer
  1. Department of Paediatrics, Raigmore Hospital, Inverness.


    A baby girl born at 33 weeks' gestation weighing 2250 g presented with Sturge-Weber syndrome, features of the Klippel-Trenaunay syndrome, and absence of the inferior vena cava. We suggest that aplasia of the vena cava may be a feature of Klippel-Trenaunay syndrome when the capillary malformation affects the trunk.

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