Tuberous Sclerosis Complex: new criteria for diagnostic work-up and management

  title={Tuberous Sclerosis Complex: new criteria for diagnostic work-up and management},
  author={Sharon Samueli and Klaus Abraham and Anastasia Dressler and Gudrun Groeppel and Constanze Jonak and Angelika Muehlebner and Daniela Prayer and Andreas Reitner and Univ. Prof. Dr. Martha Feucht},
  journal={Wiener klinische Wochenschrift},
Tuberous sclerosis complex (TSC) is a rare genetic multisystem disorder, characterized by predominantly benign tumors in potentially all organ systems. System involvement, severity of clinical symptoms and the response to treatment are age-dependent and heterogeneous. Consequently, the disorder is still not recognized in a considerable number of patients. The diagnostic criteria and the guidelines for surveillance and management of patients with TSC were revised, and the establishment of… CONTINUE READING


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