Neurofibromatosis

Neurofibromatosis

Neurofibromatosis encompasses a group of three complex neuro-cutaneous genetic disorders that causes tumors to form on nerve tissues and other manifestations. They arise from changes in different genes that lead to different clinical presentations. The three distinctive types of neurofibromatosis are:

Neurofibromatosis Type 1 (NF1)

Neurofibromatosis Type 2 (NF2)

Schwannomatosis