Introduction: Neurofibromatosis


Neurofibromatosis: Nerve disorders often leading to tumors on nerves.

Neurofibromatosis: The neurofibromatoses are genetic disorders of the nervous system that primarily affect the development and growth of neural (nerve) cell tissues. These disorders cause tumors to grow on nerves and produce other abnormalities such as skin changes and bone deformities. 1

Researching symptoms of Neurofibromatosis: Further information about the symptoms of Neurofibromatosis is available including a list of symptoms of Neurofibromatosis, or alternatively return to research other symptoms in the symptom center.

Treatments for Neurofibromatosis: Various information is available about treatments available for Neurofibromatosis, current research about Neurofibromatosis treatments, or research treatments for other diseases.

Causes of Neurofibromatosis: Research more detailed information about the causes of Neurofibromatosis, or other general information about Neurofibromatosis.

Statistics and Neurofibromatosis: Various sources and calculations are available in statistics about Neurofibromatosis, prevalence and incidence statistics for Neurofibromatosis, and you can also research other medical statistics in our statistics center.

         Contents for Neurofibromatosis:

1. excerpt from NINDS Neurofibromatosis Information Page: NINDS

Last revision: June 4, 2003

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