Update from the 2011 International Schwannomatosis Workshop: From genetics to diagnostic criteria.

  title={Update from the 2011 International Schwannomatosis Workshop: From genetics to diagnostic criteria.},
  author={Scott Randall Plotkin and Jaishri O Blakeley and D Gareth R Evans and Clemens Oliver Hanemann and T. Hulsebos and Kim Hunter-Schaedle and Ganjam V. Kalpana and Bruce Korf and Ludwine M Messiaen and Laura Papi and Nancy Ratner and Larry S. Sherman and Miriam J Smith and Anat Stemmer-Rachamimov and Jeremie Vitte and Marco Giovannini},
  journal={American journal of medical genetics. Part A},
  volume={161A 3},
Schwannomatosis is the third major form of neurofibromatosis and is characterized by the development of multiple schwannomas in the absence of bilateral vestibular schwannomas. The 2011 Schwannomatosis Update was organized by the Children's Tumor Foundation (www.ctf.org) and held in Los Angeles, CA, from June 5-8, 2011. This article summarizes the highlights presented at the Conference and represents the "state-of-the-field" in 2011. Genetic studies indicate that constitutional mutations in the… CONTINUE READING


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