Discussion in 'Spot Diagnosis' started by J.P.C. Peper, Jun 22, 2012.
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Neurofibromatosis type 1
neurofibromatosisi -morbus Reklinghausen!
neurofibromatosis type 1
Neurofibromatosis (type 2).
It's also known as MISME-syndrome; Multiple Inherited Schwannomas, Meningeomas and Ependymomas. In this case, the patient is covered in neurofibromas in the skin. It's a genetic (autosomal dominant) disease, caused by mutations in the Merlin-gene.
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