tuberous sclerosis


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tu·ber·ous scle·ro·sis

[MIM*191100]
n. esclerosis tuberosa, enfermedad familiar marcada por ataques convulsivos, deficiencia mental progresiva y formación de múltiples tumores cerebrales cutáneos.
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Angiofibromas, as seen in individuals with tuberous sclerosis, also can start at an early age in the same location as trichoepitheliomas in BSS, but clinically the lesions are pinker and redder rather than the skin-color, round shape papules characteristic of trichoepitheliomas.
Seizures without fever were 41 children, among them 34 had unprovoked seizure and 7 had seizure of other etiologies [AGN, HDN, neurocysticercosis, tuberous sclerosis,]
Although different bone manifestations, including bone cysts in the phalanxes of the hands and feet, sclerotic lesions, and periosteal new bone formation (1), are reported for tuberous sclerosis, the shortening of the third metacarpal has not been mentioned.
Cardiac rhabdomyomas and their association with tuberous sclerosis. Arch Dis Child 1993; 68(3): 367-70.
thing is that his father didn't suffer in way "Bear didn't show any signs of tuberous sclerosis, so it was a shock to find out that he had that.
[USA], Oct 10 ( ANI ): A new study has found that drug treatment at a young age can reverse social impairments related to tuberous sclerosis, a condition related to Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD).
However, lesions like neurofibromatosis I, tuberous sclerosis and renal osteodystrophy may require additional workup if the underlying conditions are not unknown; otherwise, these lesions do not need further workup.
Tuberous sclerosis treatment company Tuberous Sclerosis Alliance (TS Alliance) reported on Tuesday the receipt of approval from the US Food and Drug Administration for Afinitor (everolimus) for the first adjunctive treatment of partial-onset seizures in patients aged two years and older with tuberous sclerosis complex (TSC).
Rhabdomyoma is the most common cardiac tumor in infants and children and is reported in up to 50-64% of infants with tuberous sclerosis [1,2].
Tuberous sclerosis (TS) is a rare disease described by Von Recklinghausen of neurocutaneous autosomal dominant origin, which is characterized by the development of benign tumors.
Tuberous sclerosis complex (TSC) is an autosomal dominant disease resulting from mutation(s) in TSC1 (coding hamartin) or TSC2 (coding tuberin) genes.