How Well Do You Know Sturge-weber Syndrome?

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This quiz tests what kids have learned upon reading The Sturge-Weber Foundation's kids section of the website. To view and read this information, please go to http://www. Sturge-weber. Org


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The condition was named after:
    • A. 

      William Sturge

    • B. 

      Frederick Parkes Weber

    • C. 

      Both William Sturge and Frederick Parkes Weber

    • D. 

      Neither William Sturge or Frederick Parkes Weber

  • 2. 
    Sturge-Weber is contagious.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

    • C. 

      Not Sure

  • 3. 
    People with Sturge-Weber can have:
    • A. 

      Glaucoma

    • B. 

      Birthmark

    • C. 

      Seizures

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 4. 
    The port-wine stain or birthmark is caused by what?
    • A. 

      Drinking grape juice

    • B. 

      A burn

    • C. 

      Extra blood vessels

    • D. 

      Getting too hot

  • 5. 
    To remove a birthmark you can:
    • A. 

      Run around in circles

    • B. 

      Get a laser treatment

    • C. 

      Wear make-up

    • D. 

      Get a laser treatment or wear make-up

  • 6. 
    Glaucoma is:
    • A. 

      A problem with fluid pressure

    • B. 

      What happens when your eyes get dry

    • C. 

      When you can't see at all

    • D. 

      Not a symptom of Sturge-Weber

  • 7. 
    What test(s) do neurologists use to test the brain?
    • A. 

      PET scan

    • B. 

      CAT scan

    • C. 

      MRI

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 8. 
    A seizure involves what organ?
    • A. 

      Your stomach

    • B. 

      Your brain

    • C. 

      Your heart

    • D. 

      Your legs

  • 9. 
    By asking questions about Sturge-Weber:
    • A. 

      You hurt that person's feelings

    • B. 

      You become an expert

    • C. 

      You can teach others

    • D. 

      You can become an expert and teach others

  • 10. 
    Who do you tell about Sturge-Weber?
    • A. 

      Family

    • B. 

      Friends

    • C. 

      Teachers

    • D. 

      All of the above and more