Conditions and Treatments from the Multidisciplinary Neurofibromatosis Program

Neurocutaneous Syndromes

It can be hard to find accurate information about some neurocutaneous syndromes simply because they’re relatively rare.They affect from 1 in 3,000 (neurofibromatosis) children to 1 in close to 50,000

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Neurofibromatosis

Whether there’s a family history of neurofibromatosis 1 (NF1) or the diagnosis comes straight out of the blue, no parents are ever ready to learn that their child has a chronic and unpredictable

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Neurofibromatosis Type 2

"The fear of the unknown is a big concern in those with neurofibromatosis type 2. Although nothing can be predicted with absolute certainty, most individuals with NF2 can lead relatively normal and

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Pheochromocytomas

A pheochromocytoma is a tumor on the adrenal gland that secretes epinephrine and norepinephrine hormones. Epinephrine and norepinphrine are responsible for regulating heart rate and blood pressure,

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