Finbar J. K. O’Callaghan

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BACKGROUND Tuberous sclerosis complex (TSC) is a rare autosomal dominant genetic disorder. Many gaps remain in the understanding of TSC because of the complexity in clinical presentation. The TuberOus SClerosis registry to increase disease Awareness (TOSCA) is an international disease registry designed to address knowledge gaps in the natural history and(More)
Some evidence suggests that breast feeding is weakly but positively associated with cognitive function. This association has been robust to adjustment for various confounders. The aim of this paper is to determine if duration of breast feeding is associated with cognitive function in late childhood. Data was abstracted from the 1970 British Cohort Study.(More)
This report highlights the association between tuberous sclerosis and WolVParkinson-White syndrome. Ten patients with concurrent diagnoses of WolVParkinson-White syndrome and tuberous sclerosis were identified. WolV-ParkinsonWhite syndrome presented early in life, nine cases being diagnosed in the first year. Eight of the 10 cases were male. In eight cases,(More)
BACKGROUND Tuberous sclerosis complex (TSC) is a rare, multisystem, genetic disorder with an estimated prevalence between 1/6800 and 1/15000. Although recent years have seen huge progress in understanding the pathophysiology and in the management of TSC, several questions remain unanswered. A disease registry could be an effective tool to gain more insights(More)
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