Tuberous sclerosis. Report of nine cases and a review.


Tuberous sclerosis is characterized by epilepsy, mental retardation and adenoma sebaceum. Seizures and mental retardation were the presenting complaints in the nine cases presented here; however, a variety of clinical manifestations of the disease exist. Early diagnosis facilitates genetic counseling.

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@article{Barakat1978TuberousSR, title={Tuberous sclerosis. Report of nine cases and a review.}, author={Amin Y Barakat and William Cochran}, journal={Clinical pediatrics}, year={1978}, volume={17 12}, pages={875-9} }