PHACE Syndrome: Current Knowledge, Future Directions


  • Proceedings of a Research Conference November 7–8, 2008 Houston, Texas, USA

Address correspondence to Denise W. Metry, M.D., Department of Dermatology, Baylor College of Medicine, 6621 Fannin St., CC620.16, Houston, TX 77030-2399, or e-mail:


Abstract:  On November 7–8, 2008, physicians gathered in Houston Texas for the first-ever workshop on PHACE syndrome, an important and recently described neurocutaneous syndrome. This article represents a summary of the discussions held at that workshop, which was attended by a broad range of medical specialists.