Neurofibromatosis Type 1 in Children: A Single-Center Experience


Kacar A. G. , KILINÇ OKTAY B. , Ozel S. C. , OCAK S. , GÜNEŞ N. , ULUDAĞ ALKAYA D. , ...More

TURKISH ARCHIVES OF PEDIATRICS, vol.56, no.4, pp.339-343, 2021 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 56 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.5152/turkarchpediatr.2021.20165
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH ARCHIVES OF PEDIATRICS
  • Page Numbers: pp.339-343

Abstract

Objective: Neurofibromatosis (NF) is the most common autosomal dominantly inherited neurocutaneous syndrome. The characteristic features of NF type 1 (NF-1) are cafe au lait spots, axillary and inguinal freckling, peripheral neurofibromas, optic pathway glioma, and Lisch nodules. The present study aimed to analyze the clinical features of children with NF-1.