A patient with loss of vision in the right eye and neurofibromatosis type 1

Mumoli, Nicola; Cei, Marco; Bartolomei, Carlo; Pirillo, Vania
January 2009
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;1/20/2009, Vol. 180 Issue 2, p203
Academic Journal
Neurofibromatosis type 1 is a common autosomal dominant condition that affects about 1 in 5000 people. We describe a 75-year-old man who, in addition to many classic developmental changes of the disease in his skin, eyes and nervous system, had blindness in his right eye as a complication.


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