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Name Sturge Weber Syndrome
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Symptoms of Sturge Weber Syndrome

Sturge Weber Syndrome is a rare neurological condition and is not hereditary. To date, there is no medical explanation as to why anyone is born with Sturge Weber.

Sturge Weber Syndrome has many associated problems and symptoms. Sturge Weber is normally (but not always) indicated by a facial port wine stain.

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Useful national contacts Sturge Weber Foundation (UK)
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Tel: 01392 464675

Online resources Sturge-Weber syndrome (Contact A Family website)
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Sturge-Weber syndrome (Epilepsy Action)
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Sturge-Weber Syndrome Information Page (U.S. National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke website)
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Our resources The library at The Brain Charity has a range of resources on Sturge Weber Syndrome and on a wide range of disability-related issues.