Neurofibromatosis: clinical presentations and anaesthetic implications.

@article{Hirsch2001NeurofibromatosisCP,
  title={Neurofibromatosis: clinical presentations and anaesthetic implications.},
  author={Nicholas P. Hirsch and A Murphy and Jonathan Radcliffe},
  journal={British journal of anaesthesia},
  year={2001},
  volume={86 4},
  pages={
          555-64
        }
}
The neurofibromatoses are autosomal dominant diseases that have widespread effects on ectodermal and mesodermal tissue. The commonest member of the group is neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF1) which varies in severity but which can affect all physiological systems. Neurofibromas are the characteristic lesions of the condition and not only occur in the neuraxis but may also be found in the oropharnyx and larynx; these may produce difficulties with laryngoscopy and tracheal intubation. Pulmonary… CONTINUE READING

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