neurofibromatosis type 1

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neurofibromatosis type 1 subcutaneous neurofibromata along course of peripheral nerves, with spontaneous fracture if lesions affect bone
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High-dose intravenous vitamin C treatment of a child with neurofibromatosis type 1 and optic pathway glioma: a case report.
Neurofibromatosis type 1 is an autosomal dominant disease, with NF1 being the most common disease that affects a wide range of physiological systems (2).
Molecular characterization of NF1 and neurofibromatosis type 1 genotype-phenotype correlations in a Chinese population.
Neurofibromatosis type 1 belongs to the group of neurocutaneous syndromes and is the commonest form of neurofibromatosis accounting for greater than 90% of all cases.
Dysembryoplastic neuroepithelial tumors in two children with neurofibromatosis type 1.
TABLE 1: Surgical management of intracanal rib head dislocation in neurofibromatosis type 1 dystrophic kyphoscoliosis.
Smith, "Malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumor of the prostate: a rare manifestation of neurofibromatosis type 1," The Journal of Urology, vol.
Gina suffers from a rare case of Plexiform Neurofibromatosis Type 1 in which benign tumors grow around peripheral nerves.
In its first-ever guidance on genetic conditions in pregnancy, the ACOG Committee on Genetics outlined the key features of certain maternal genetic conditions, including cystic fibrosis, Marfan syndrome, neurofibromatosis type 1, tuberous sclerosis, autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease, classic phenylketonuria, Noonan syndrome, and myotonic dystrophy type 1 (Obstet Gynecol.
For Sam is a carrier of the genetic disorder neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF1), which can trigger the growth of brain tumours and lead to cancer - and she has passed it on to three of her children.
Adam (right) has neurofibromatosis type 1, a condition that causes benign tumours to grow on nerve endings, in his case, on his face.
Neurofibromatosis (NF) is a group of rare genetic disorder of neural crest derived cells designated as neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF 1), neurofibromatosis type 2 and schwannomatosis.