Ophthalmological manifestations in VHL and NF 1: pathological and diagnostic implications

Abstract

Von Hippel–Lindau disease (VHL) and neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF 1) are hereditary multitumor syndromes that show associated ocular manifestations. Capillary retinal angioma, a benign vascular tumor, is the classical ocular lesion in VHL. It often appears as the first manifestation of the disease and may thus lead to the diagnosis of VHL. Since small… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10689-004-1327-0

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