Screening children with NF1 for optic pathway glioma – Yes

Abstract

A great deal has been written about the optimal approach to children with neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF1). NF1 predisposes children to a number of different neoplasia, one of which is optic pathway glioma (OPG). These tumours are grade 1 pilocytic astrocytomas that do not have malignant potential themselves and, as such, it has been argued recently that… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/eye.2010.93

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@article{Simmons2010ScreeningCW, title={Screening children with NF1 for optic pathway glioma – Yes}, author={Ivan Simmons and Devina Gogi}, journal={Eye}, year={2010}, volume={24}, pages={1429-1431} }