Thankfully at the pediatrician level-- this isn't a battle that we've had to fight-- but there have been different times over the years when Noah goes to different specialists- that the docs have never seen #neurofibromatosis before-- it may have been something they read about in college- but that's it! Tomorrow Noah returns to OHSU for followup with his neurologist- I am praying for DIRECTION--- and ANSWERS--- and a PLAN OF ACTION-- #endnf #enoughalready #dinodoozer #mylifeintherock ...
Neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF1) or von Recklinghausen disease is a multisystem neurocutaneous disorder and the most common phakomatosis 1 . Additionally it is also one of the most common inherited CNS disorders, autosomal dominant disorders and inherited tumour syndromes.
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Children with the inherited cancer syndrome neurofibromatosis type 1 are prone to developing brain and nerve tumors as well as myriad other medical problems, including autism, epilepsy and bone defects.