Neurofibroma of the Recurrent Laryngeal Nerve in a Patient with Known Neurofibromatosis Type 1

Dalgorf, Dustin; Solomon, Philip
February 2009
Journal of Otolaryngology -- Head & Neck Surgery;Feb2009, Vol. 38 Issue 1, pE29
Academic Journal
Case Study
A case report on neurofibroma of the recurrent laryngeal nerve in a patient with known neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF1) is presented. The case study patient is a 23-year-old female with a thyroid nodule. The common signs of NF1 including Lisch nodules are mentioned. Preoperative imaging and diagnosis of NF1 are discussed.


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