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Baby with many cafe au lait spots. Is it neurofibromatosis?
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Dr. Gerald Mandell
Nuclear Medicine
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In brief: Number and size
Symptoms of nf1 may be seen at birth and may include light brown sports, six or more measuring 5 mm in greatest diameter in prepubertal individuals and over 15 mm in greatest diameter in postpubertal individuals.
Two or more growths on the iris of the eye, a tumor of optic nerve, , development of two or more subcut. Nodules, neurofibromas and bone abnormalities of tibia, skull, and spine.

In brief: Number and size
Symptoms of nf1 may be seen at birth and may include light brown sports, six or more measuring 5 mm in greatest diameter in prepubertal individuals and over 15 mm in greatest diameter in postpubertal individuals.
Two or more growths on the iris of the eye, a tumor of optic nerve, , development of two or more subcut. Nodules, neurofibromas and bone abnormalities of tibia, skull, and spine.
Dr. Gerald Mandell
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Dr. Luis Villaplana
Internal Medicine
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In brief: It could be
Possible.

In brief: It could be
Possible.
Dr. Luis Villaplana
Dr. Luis Villaplana
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