- lesson of the month (1) Tuberous sclerosis presenting with confusion and agitation. Konda, Shruthi // Clinical Medicine;Oct2011, Vol. 11 Issue 5, p502
This lesson describes a case of tuberous sclerosis presenting with confusion and agitation. The condition is briefly reviewed and learning points are emphasised for clinicians encountering similar presentations.
- Photoclinic. Sharma, Vishal; Agarwal, Mukul P.; Sharma, Alka // Archives of Iranian Medicine (AIM);Oct2012, Vol. 15 Issue 10, p655
Photographs of facial lesions and a hypopigmented spot on the back and computed tomography of the head showing subependymal nodules, pertaining to a 16-year-old male patient who presented with recurrent episodes of generalized tonic clonic seizures are presented.
- AT A GLANCE: Tuberous sclerosis. // GP: General Practitioner;10/28/2002, p70
Focuses on the diagnosis of the disease tuberous sclerosis. Clinical features of the disease; Therapeutic measures of the disease.
- CYTOGENETICS: A NEW TOOL FOR EARLY DIAGNOSIS AND PROGNOSIS OF TUBEROUS SCLEROSIS? Singh, Ashish; Ambujam, S.; Uma, A. N. // Indian Journal of Dermatology;May/Jun2011, Vol. 56 Issue 3, p347
The article discusses the case of a male and a female patient with a skin condition called tuberous sclerosis. The conditions associated with acrocentric association are identified. The medical history of the sibling patients are presented. The diagnosis and treatment that they underwent are...
- Case 5: Clusters of Tumors. Conerly, Stephen L. // Cortlandt Forum;09/25/99, Vol. 12 Issue 9, p148
Focuses on the diagnosis of tuberous sclerosis in a patient. Genetic disease manifested by hamartomatous growths in various organ systems; Medical history of seizure disorder and mental retardation; Presence of prominent clusters of small tumors on the face and tongue.
- Tuberous sclerosis diagnosed by incidental computed tomography findings of multifocal micronodular pneumocyte hyperplasia: a case report. Makoto Ishii; Koichiro Asano; Nobufumi Kamiishi; Yuichiro Hayashi; Daisuke Arai; Mizuha Haraguchi; Hiroaki Sugiura; Katsuhiko Naoki; Sadatomo Tasaka; Kenzo Soejima; Koichi Sayama; Tomoko Betsuyaku // Journal of Medical Case Reports;2012, Vol. 6 Issue 1, p352
Introduction: The majority of multifocal micronodular pneumocyte hyperplasia associated with tuberous sclerosis complex is diagnosed with the classical clinical triad of seizures, mental retardation, and skin lesions. We report a rare case of tuberous sclerosis complex with no classical clinical...
- MULTIPLE KOENEN TUMORS: AN UNCOMMON PRESENTATION. Devi, Basanti; Dash, Manjulata; Behera, Binodini; Puhan, Manas R. // Indian Journal of Dermatology;Nov/Dec2011, Vol. 56 Issue 6, p773
A letter to the editor about Koenen tumors is presented.
- An unusual presentation of tuberous sclerosis. Macchiaiolo, Marina; Buonuomo, Paola Sabrina; Longo, Daniela; Valentini, Diletta; Bartuli, Andrea // Archives of Disease in Childhood;Mar2013, Vol. 98 Issue 3, p214
The article presents a case study of an 8-year-old boy who was admitted to the emergency department because of symptomatic tachycardia. He had facial angiofibromas, hypomelanotic macules and a periungual fibroma on his toe. On a series of examinations including abdominal ultrasound, cardiac...
- 'Pseudoclinical' DNA Testing for Tuberous Sclerosis Complex: Turning Research Generated DNA Testing Results Into Clinical Ones. Williams, A. Tucker; Au, K.-S.; Roa, B.; Northrup, H. // Journal of Genetic Counseling;Dec2002, Vol. 11 Issue 6, p535
Discusses the abstract of the study ''Pseudoclinical' DNA Testing for Tuberous Sclerosis Complex: Turning Research Generated DNA Testing Results Into Clinical Ones,' presented at the 21st Annual Education Conference of the National Society of Genetic Counselors held in Phoenix, Arizona in...