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Gaziantep Med J. 2014; 20(4): 335-337

Aicardi-goutieres sendromu: Bir olgu sunumu

Ayşe Aysima Özçelik, Peren Perk, Alper Dai, Safak Taviloğlu, Ercan Sivaslı.

Aicardi- Goutieres Syndrome (AGS), is autosomal ressesive genetic disorder, clinically characterized by microcephaly, cerebral atrophy and white matter abnormalities, intellectual disabilty and motor reterdation, increased cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) lymphocytosis and interferon-alpha (IFN) in blood, intracranial calsification especially at basal ganglia. We should keep in mind Aicardi- Goutieres Syndrome for differential diagnosis while investigating a microcephalic newborn presented with intracrianal calsifications and seizure

Key words: Aicardi- Goutieres Syndrome, calsifications, TORCH infections, newborn

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