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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Last September Archie was officially diagnosed with Neurofibromatosis Type 1.
Multinucleated giant cells can be seen, especially in association with gynecomastia and neurofibromatosis type 1.
Characterization of the somatic mutational spectrum of the neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF1) gene in neurofibromatosis patients with benign and malignant tumors.
The cash is needed for their work on the family cancer Neurofibromatosis type 1, which currently affects about 22,000 people UK-wide.
Neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF1) is a common autosomal dominant disorder characterized by diverse cutaneous, neurological, skeletal, and neoplastic manifestations with no standard drug treatment options available.
SAN DIEGO -- Characteristic patterns of gene expression in blood samples can now identify patients with migraine, Tourette's syndrome, neurofibromatosis type 1, tuberous sclerosis type 2, Down syndrome, and early ischemic stroke, among other diseases, Dr.
The disease, known as neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF1), affects an estimated 1 in 3,000 people worldwide.
In a long-term follow-up study of 212 individuals with neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF1) and 128 relatives, children and adolescents with neurofibromatosis had twice the expected rate of cancer--but during adulthood, their risk of cancer was no different from that of the general population, S.
Approximately 5% of all cases of intracranial aneurysm are associated with heritable connective tissue disorders, the most important being Ehlers-Danlos syndrome type IV, Marfan's syndrome, neurofibromatosis type 1, and polycystic kidney disease.