NF1

Neurofibromatosis type 1. A rare genetic condition that causes brown spots and tumors on the skin, freckling in skin areas not exposed to the sun, tumors on the nerves, and developmental changes in the nervous system, muscles, bone, and skin. Also called neurofibromatosis type 1.

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  • NF1 — can refer to: Neurofibromatosis type I, a genetic disorder Neurofibromin 1, a protein associated with the disorder above Nuclear factor 1, a transcription factor This disambiguation page lists articles associated with the same title formed as a… …   Wikipedia

  • NF1 — Gen asociado a la neurofibromatosis. Forma parte de una familia de genes que en condiciones normales regulan la duración de la división celular. Puede volverse defectuoso y dar lugar a la neurofibromatosis, cuando se introduce en él una secuencia …   Diccionario médico

  • NF1 — Nationale féminine 1 (basket ball) Nationale féminine 1 Création 1998 Organisateur(s) FFBB …   Wikipédia en Français

  • NF1 — Klassifikation nach ICD 10 Q85.0 Neurofibromatose (nicht bösartig) von Recklinghausen Krankheit …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • NF1 — neurofibromatosis type I; neurofibromin gene; nuclear factor 1 * * * neurofibromatosis 1 …   Medical dictionary

  • NF1 — • neurofibromatosis type I; • neurofibromin gene; • nuclear factor 1 …   Dictionary of medical acronyms & abbreviations

  • neurofibromatosis 1 — (NF1) an autosomal dominant disorder due to mutation in the NF1 gene (locus: 17q11.2), which encodes the tumor suppressor neurofibromin; it is marked by developmental changes in the nervous system, muscles, bones, and skin with cafй au lait… …   Medical dictionary

  • neurofibromatosis type 1 — NF1. A rare genetic condition that causes brown spots and tumors on the skin, freckling in skin areas not exposed to the sun, tumors on the nerves, and developmental changes in the nervous system, muscles, bone, and skin. Also called NF1 …   English dictionary of cancer terms

  • Neurofibromin 1 — PDB rendering based on 1nf1 …   Wikipedia

  • Neurofibroma — Classification and external resources Histopathologic image of cutaneous neurofibroma obtained by biopsy ICD 10 D36.1 (ILDS D36.160) …   Wikipedia

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