Recklinghausen's disease


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Recklinghausen's disease

 [rek´ling-how″zenz]

Recklinghausen's disease

(1) Neurofibromatosis, see there.
(2) Osteitis fibrosa cystica, see there.

Recklinghausen's disease

See NEUROFIBROMATOSIS.
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Presacral Schwannoma in a patient with von Recklinghausen's disease: case report.
Drabko et al., "Neurofibroma of the stomach without Recklinghausen's disease: a case report," Gastroenterology Review, vol.
She had a known history of von Recklinghausen's disease with multiple cafe-au-lait spots.
The retroperitoneal region, in contrast, is not a common location for schwannomas except in patients with von Recklinghausen's disease (58% of all cases) [2].
Von Recklinghausen's disease, through this varied spectrum of clinical manifestations, the cutaneous lesions in particular, is creating a significant impact on the quality of life.
Von Recklinghausen's disease associated with diffuse lepromatous leprosy a case report.
Multiple gastrointestinal stromal tumors and pheochromocytoma in a patient with von Recklinghausen's disease. Int J Surg Case Rep 2013; 4(2):216-218.
Personal and familial history was negative for von Recklinghausen's disease. Laboratory studies, including complete blood count, electrolytes, urinalysis, glycemia and hepatic profile, were normal except for a high level of serum creatinine and normocytic anemia secondary to chronic renal disease.
Its most common site is the skin presenting as multiple fibromata as part of syndrome of neurofibromatosis (von Recklinghausen's disease) or poliglandular syndrome multiple endocrine neoplasia (MEN) III [5].
Sakuma et al., "Gastrointestinal stromal tumors of neurofibromatosis type I (von Recklinghausen's disease)," American Journal of Surgical Pathology, vol.29, no.6, pp.
Duodenal and ampullary carcinoid tumors: report of 12 cases with pathological characteristics, polypeptide content and relation to the MEN 1 syndrome and von Recklinghausen's disease (neurofibromatosis).
Last year Pascal Coler, a 24-year-old from Paris, received a new face after suffering from Von Recklinghausen's disease, also known as "Elephant Man" condition.