publication . Article . 2017

NEUROFIBROMATOSIS TYPE 1 OR GIANT MELANOCYTIC NEVUS: PROBLEMS OF DIAGNOSTIC

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  • Published: 01 Aug 2017 Journal: Russkij Žurnal Detskoj Nevrologii, volume 12, issue 2, pages 57-60 (issn: 2073-8803, eissn: 2412-9178, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: ABV-press
Abstract
Neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF-1) is a hereditary disease mainly affecting skin and peripheral nervous system. Individual signs of cutaneous manifestations of NF-1 can imitate or be combined with other neurocutaneous syndromes. At present on the outpatient phase is not always possible to conduct a detailed examination of the patients with NF-1 and to determine the indications for modern diagnostic examination in a specialized hospital. It can be important to verify the diagnosis. The authors presented short review of russian and foreign literature and clinical case of the patient with a specific lesion of the skin against the background of congenital giant melanoc...
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free text keywords: neurofibromatosis type 1, recklinghausen’s disease, congenital melanocytic nevus, differential diagnosis, lcsh:Neurology. Diseases of the nervous system, lcsh:RC346-429, Neurofibromatosis, medicine.disease, medicine, Neurocutaneous Syndromes, business.industry, business, Lesion, medicine.symptom, Congenital giant melanocytic nevus, Pathology, medicine.medical_specialty, Disease, Clinical case, Dermatology
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