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Created 5 October 2007  +
CurationStatus uncurated  +
DefiningCitation Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p1016  +
Definition A group of disorders characterized by an a A group of disorders characterized by an autosomal dominant pattern of inheritance with high rates of spontaneous mutation and multiple neurofibromas or neurilemmomas. NEUROFIBROMATOSIS 1 (generalized neurofibromatosis) accounts for approximately 95% of cases, although multiple additional subtypes (e.g., NEUROFIBROMATOSIS 2, neurofibromatosis 3, etc.) have been described (MeSH). tosis 3, etc.) have been described (MeSH).
DefinitionSource MeSH +
Id birnlex_12605  +
Label Neurofibromatosis  +
Modification dateThis property is a special property in this wiki. 30 May 2009 04:29:01  +
ModifiedDate 30 May 2009  +
SuperCategory Neurofibroma  +
Synonym Neurofibromatosis Syndrome  +, Multiple Neurofibromas  +
Categories Neurofibroma
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Resource:Duke University Medical Center, Departments of Psychiatry and Radiology: Neuropsychiatric Imaging Research Laboratory + Keywords
Resource:Brain Research Institute +, Resource:Childrens Tumor Foundation +, Resource:Congressionally Directed Medical Research Program +, Resource:FaceBase Biorepository +, Resource:NF Registry + Related disease


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