Bilateral plexiform neurofibroma in neurofibromatosis Type 1: A case report and literature review

Sharja Phuljhele, Kanwaljeet Singh Hura, Kanak Ramnani, Onkar Khandwal

Abstract


Neurofibromatosis Type 1 is a multisystem autosomal dominant neurocutaneous disorder. Plexiform neurofibroma involves peripheral and cranial nerves. It is usually congenital in origin and a frequent cause of morbidity and mortality.


Keywords


Neurofibromatosis Type 1, plexiform neurofibroma, scoliosis

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