Neurofibromatoses

Known as: Neurofibromas, Multiple, Neurofibromata, Neurofibromatosis Syndrome 
An autosomal dominant hereditary neoplastic syndrome. Two distinct clinicopathological entities are recognized: neurofibromatosis type 1 and… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
OBJECTIVE To assess the frequency and severity of specific cognitive deficits in children with neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF1) in… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Plexiform neurofibroma (PNF) is a typical feature of neurofibromatosis 1 (NF1). About 10% of patients with NF1 develop malignant… (More)
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2002
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2002
Neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF1) is one of the most prevalent dominantly inherited genetic diseases of the nervous system. NF1… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
Although neurofibromatosis 1 (NF1) is a relatively common autosomal dominant condition, information about its effect on mortality… (More)
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1997
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1997
The optimum treatment of nonresectable low-grade gliomas of childhood remains undecided. There has been increased interest in the… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
Individuals with neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF1) are predisposed to certain cancers including juvenile chronic myelogenous… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Tumor cell lines derived from malignant schwannomas removed from patients with neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF1) have been examined… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
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1992
The clinical features, age at onset of symptoms and survival of 150 patients with type 2 neurofibromatosis were studied. The mean… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Von Recklinghausen neurofibromatosis (NF1) is a common autosomal dominant disorder characterized by abnormalities in multiple… (More)
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1988